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Wilby House, Wilby

Description: Wilby House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 28 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 233597

OS Grid Reference: SP8663665946
OS Grid Coordinates: 486636, 265946
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2848, -0.7314

Location: Main Road, Wilby, Northamptonshire NN8 2UE

Locality: Wilby
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN8 2UE

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Listing Text

(North side)
Wilby House

Country house. Late C17 and early C18. Lias ashlar and regular coursed limestone
with plain-tile roof. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys with attic. Entrance front of
5-window range. Part-glazed double doors are slightly to left of centre set in
Gibbs surround with pediment over. Sash windows with glazing bars under gauged
stone heads. Rusticated quoins. Moulded stone cornice and 3 hipped roof dormers
with casement windows. Ashlar gable parapets and rendered stacks at ends. Rear
has regular coursed lias wing with late C19 wing attached to right and central
C18 stucco projection. Interior: entrance hall has staircase with mid C18
balustrades probably reset.

Listing NGR: SP8663665946

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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