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Fox Cottage and Attached Outbuilding to East, Irchester

Description: Fox Cottage and Attached Outbuilding to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 233484

OS Grid Reference: SP9415865975
OS Grid Coordinates: 494158, 265975
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2839, -0.6211

Location: Irchester, Northamptonshire NN29 7EY

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

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Listing Text

SP96NW (South side)
5/202 Fox Cottage and attached
02/08/72 outbuilding to E.
(Formerly listed as Knuston
Hall Lodge)

- II

Lodge house, now house. Datestone 1866 with evidence of earlier structure.
Regular coursed limestone and ironstone with brick dressings and plain-tile
roof. Originally 2-unit plan. 2 storeys; 2-window range of casements with
cast-iron lattice glazing bars under shallow brick arches with brick dressings.
Central gable projection has blank arch with corbelled brackets and central
armorial device. Lean-to to left has blocked opening with pointed head. Brick
stacks at ends. Right gable has datestone on shield with animals head above.
Evidence of earlier single-storey structure in left gable. Single storey
outbuilding in similar style of 2-window range is attached to left by brick arch
with stone corbells now formed into C20 porch.

Listing NGR: SP9415865975

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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