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Leighton House, Wellingborough

Description: Leighton House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 June 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 233768

OS Grid Reference: SP8899267920
OS Grid Coordinates: 488992, 267920
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3022, -0.6963

Location: High Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 4HR

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

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Listing Text

SP8867NE, SP8967NW (West side)
10/113, 11/113 Leighton House
- II

Town house, now office. Late C18. Squared coursed ironstone with slate roof.
Double-depth plan. 3 storeys. 5-window range. Central 6-panelled door with large
fanlight and and C19 moulded wood hood with pediment and dentilled cornice. Sash
windows reducing in height at second floor. Those at first and second flour have
glazing bars; all have rusticatec stucco surrounds. Rusticated stucco quoins and
moulded stone cornice. Ashlar gable parapets and stone stacks at ends. Rear is
similar: 2 storeys with eaves parapet; large C19 single storey projection to
left. Interior: Entrance hall has flight of steps leading to a square lobby with
a plain vaulted ceiling. Same 6-panelled doors at ground floor. All ground and
first floor rooms have panelled window reveals.

Listing NGR: SP8899267920

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Source: English Heritage

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