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Village Farmhouse and Attached Barn and Cartsheds, Mears Ashby

Description: Village Farmhouse and Attached Barn and Cartsheds

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 August 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 233550

OS Grid Reference: SP8407566508
OS Grid Coordinates: 484075, 266508
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2903, -0.7688

Location: Wellingborough Road, Mears Ashby, Northamptonshire NN6 0DX

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

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Listing Text

SP86NW (South side)
3/266 No.30 (Village Farmhouse) and
02/08/72 attached barn and cartsheds
(Formerly listed as Farmhouse
next east of Griffin's Head
Public House)


Farmhouse and attached barns and cartshed. Barn is mid C18: farmhouse 1848 for
Overstone estate. Regular coursed lias and lias ashlar with slate and corrugated
metal roofs. T-shape plan. 2 storeys with attic. Entrance front of 3-window
range of double and triple sashes with glazing bars under gauged stone arches.
Flanking bays break forward to gabled dormer above. Central gabled porch has
4-centred arch head with C20 glazed doors. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers
and brick and stone stacks at ends. 2-storey C18 wing to right has one first
floor casement. C18 barn with central cart entrance is linked at right angles by
a 4-bay range of cartsheds with open brick arcade. Barn has original trusses and
corrugated roof.

Listing NGR: SP8407566508

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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