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Top Farm, Great Doddington

Description: Top Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 233396

OS Grid Reference: SP8839664934
OS Grid Coordinates: 488396, 264934
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2755, -0.7058

Location: B573, Great Doddington, Northamptonshire NN29 7TQ

Locality: Great Doddington
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN29 7TQ

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Listing Text

SP8864 (North side)
17/116 No.10 (Top Farm)
02/08/72 (Formerly listed as No.10)

Farmhouse. Perhaps C14 origins with datestones 1588, 1764 and 1888. Regular
coursed lias and ironstone with asbestos tile and pantile roof. T-shape plan. 2
storeys. Entrance front of 3-window range of casements with glazing bars under
wood lintels. Central C19 four-panel door under wood lintel with C19 wooden
porch. Projecting wing to left is probably early C18 with 2 leaded casements to
first floor of gable end. C19 canted wood bay with stone base on return wall has
leaded casements. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and brick and ashlar stacks
at ridge and end. Stack on left gable is octagonal. Datestones above door are
probably reset (illegible tablet in left gable). Right gable has remains of C14
two-light window. Early C19 wing to rear has leaded casements and stone flight
of steps to first floor door. Interior: first floor room in projecting wing has
C17 panelling with decorated frieze; probably reset.

Listing NGR: SP8839664934

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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