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55, High Street, Finedon

Description: 55, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 233677

OS Grid Reference: SP9177272062
OS Grid Coordinates: 491772, 272062
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3390, -0.6544

Location: High Street, Finedon, Northamptonshire NN9 5JN

Locality: Finedon
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN9 5JN

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Listing Text

SP9172 (Northside)
6/26 No.55


Farmhouse, now house. Probably early C18. Limestone ashlar with ironstone
dressings and slate roof. Originally 2-unit plan. 2 storeys with attic; 3-window
range. Central C20 door under flat arch with keyblock. C19 and C20 casements
with wood mullions and transoms under flat arch heads with keyblocks. Ironstone
quoins and string course linking ground floor keyblocks. Moulded stone cornice
with inscription:"Here ended the fire after spreading 214 yards 1739". Pair of
flat top roof dormers. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and stone stacks at
ends. Side gables are ironstone. Interior has spine beams and open fireplace
with bressumer in room to right of entrance. C19 extensions to rear.

Listing NGR: SP9177272062

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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