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West End House, Wellingborough

Description: West End House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 September 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 233791

OS Grid Reference: SP8900167829
OS Grid Coordinates: 489001, 267829
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3014, -0.6962

Location: 59 A5128, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 4JH

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

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Listing Text

SP8967NE, SP8967NW (North side)
10/133, 11/133 West End House


House, now offices. Early and mid C18. Regular coursed ironstone with ironstone
ashlar facade and plain-tile roof. L-shape plan. 2 storeys with attic. Main
front of 5-window range. Flight of steps to central, double, 6-panelled door
flanked by Doric pilasters with bowed entablature and cornice over. Sash windows
with glazing bars under segmental arch heads. Stucco quoins at corners. Moulded
ashlar cornice with ashlar gable parapets and kneelers. 3 flat topped roof
dormers and rendered brick stacks at ends. Rear gable has 2-window range of
sashes similar to those at main front. 6-window range to rear is probably early
C18, now attached to main house by C19 porch, and has one 4-light stone mullion
window to first floor far left. Other windows are C19 sashes with glazing bars
under wood lintels. Interior: room to left of entrance has fielded panelling
with arched head alcoves and marble fireplace. C18 staircase with 3 turned
balusters per tread and panelled dado. Some 6-panel doors and panelled window

Listing NGR: SP8900167829

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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