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29, Ladys Lane, Mears Ashby

Description: 29, Ladys Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 233528

OS Grid Reference: SP8384966619
OS Grid Coordinates: 483849, 266619
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2913, -0.7720

Location: Lady's Lane, Mears Ashby, Northamptonshire NN6 0EF

Locality: Mears Ashby
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN6 0EF

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Listing Text

(West side)

House. Probably C16 with C20 extensions. Regular coursed lias, now painted, with
C20 concrete tile roof. Originally 2-unit plan, now L-shape. Single storey with
attic. Entrance front of 2-window range of C20 casements, those to right have
original wood lintels. C20 door to centre. Left bay is C20 reconstruction of
barn. Gable to right has 2 carved heads, one of a bishop under moulded
dripstone. Elevation to left has window and blocked door with wood lintels.
Brick stacks at ridge. Rear gable has inscribed tablet: "W.P. bought this house
and barn by the self 1778 for 999 years". Interior has ceiling beams and remains
of open fireplace with bressumer in room to rear. Some original roof structure

Listing NGR: SP8384966619

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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