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Greatworth Hall, Greatworth

Description: Greatworth Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 233999

OS Grid Reference: SP5623042749
OS Grid Coordinates: 456230, 242749
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0803, -1.1809

Location: Greatworth, Northamptonshire OX17 2DH

Locality: Greatworth
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 2DH

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Listing Text


3/99 Greatworth Hall

- II

Farmhouse. Early C18, enlarged early C19. Squared coursed limestone and
uncoursed rubble, slate roof, stone stacks Double depth plan. 2 storeys and
attic 3 bays. Early C19 front has central porch of rendered stone with fluted
Doric columns and straight entablature. Doorway flanked by fluted pilasters
has semi-circular fanlight and Cl9 four-panel glazed door. Sash windows with
side lights on each side. Plain sash windows on first floor. C20 dormers.
Semi-circular stair turret at rear, early C18, with small blocked window and
slate roof. 3-light casement windows with wood lintels on each side. Coped
gables with kneelers. Interior: Ground floor room at rear with chamfered
joists and open fireplace. Newel staircase. Front rooms with early Cl9
fittings, shutters, fireplaces and panelled doors. Ceilings have ornamental
plaster borders with rosettes. Beam in rear section of house said to be dated
1734. Front was dated 1836 (Information, Mr. R. Adkins).

Listing NGR: SP5623042749

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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