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Lower Farmhouse, Irchester

Description: Lower Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 233466

OS Grid Reference: SP9264466210
OS Grid Coordinates: 492644, 266210
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2862, -0.6432

Location: High Street, Irchester, Northamptonshire NN29 7AA

Locality: Irchester
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN29 7AA

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Listing Text

SP96NW (East side)
5/184 Lower Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. Datestone NM/1616 and mid C18. Regular coursed and banded limestone
and ironstone with slate roof. Originally T-shape plan. 2 storeys. Main front of
6-window range of C20 casements in original openings under wood lintels and
gauged stone lintels with keyblocks. 2 large tripartite sashes to ground floor
centre and right also under gauged stone lintels with keyblocks. One bay to left
has lower eaves and may have originally been a barn. Main house has ashlar gable
parapets and kneelers and brick and stone stacks at ridge and end. Left gable
has datestone. Rear similar with two C20 entrances and projecting wing to right
of centre. Interior has 2 open fireplaces with bressumers.

Listing NGR: SP9264466210

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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