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Manor House and Wall Attached to North, Wellingborough

Description: Manor House and Wall Attached to North

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 233726

OS Grid Reference: SP8871268189
OS Grid Coordinates: 488712, 268189
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3047, -0.7003

Location: Westfield Road, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 4LJ

Locality: Wellingborough
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN8 4LJ

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Listing Text

SP8868SE (West side)
8/74 No.27 (Manor House) and wall
23/09/50 attached to north
(Formerly listed as No.27
(Manor House) )
Manor House. Probably early C17 remodelled late C17. Ironstone ashlar with
rendered plinth and plain-tile roof. L-shaped plan. 2 storeys with attic. Main
front of 2-window range of C19 casements in original openings. Ground floor
window have flat stone arches with moulded cornice over; first floor windows
have wood lintels. Early C19 central door has moulded wood doorcase and fanlight
with glazing bars. Central half dormer has ashlar parapets and finial. 2 roof
dormer have C19 bargeboards. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers with finials.
Pairs of early C19 octagonal brick stacks at ends. Blank shield above entrance.
Interior not inspected but reputed to contain evidence of a central carriage
arch. Probably built as a Stewards House for Sir Christopher Hatton's estate.
Castellated ironstone wall attached to north has a blocked opening with
4-centred head.

Listing NGR: SP8871268189

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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