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W D Wharton, Wellingborough

Description: W D Wharton

Grade: II
Date Listed: 12 March 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 233807

OS Grid Reference: SP8921667770
OS Grid Coordinates: 489216, 267770
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3008, -0.6931

Location: Sheep Street, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire NN8 1BX

Locality: Wellingborough
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN8 1BX

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Listing Text

SP8967NW (West side)
11/146 No.37 (W.D. Wharton)

House and shop. Datestone 1886. Brick with slate roof. Single-unit shop with
accommodation above. 3 storeys, 2-window range. Ground floor has C19 wooden shop
front with C20 modifications. Pair of large wooden bay windows at first floor
with curved sides, central arch head lights and cast iron railings above. Pair
of 3-light second floor windows in half dormers with moulded stone pediments
over. Moulded stone string courses and cornice. Brick stacks at ends. Plaster
panels in pediments have date and inscription, "This is the house that Jack
built". Built for J. Wallis, landlord of the adjacent Hind Hotel (q.v.).
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP8921667770

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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