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Culworth House, Culworth

Description: Culworth House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 July 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 234071

OS Grid Reference: SP5467646765
OS Grid Coordinates: 454676, 246765
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1165, -1.2029

Location: Queens Street, Culworth, Northamptonshire OX17 2AT

Locality: Culworth
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 2AT

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Listing Text

SP5446 (South side)
11/42 Culworth House


House. Probably c.1750, remodelled early C19. Squared coursed ironstone, hipped
slate roof, stone stacks. 2 storeys and attic, 5 bays. Central sash window with
plain stone frame, probably in place of former doorway. C19 bay windows on
either side with pedimented parapets and tripartite sash windows. Sash windows
on first floor in plain stone frames. Central window in attic has arched head
and 2-light casement; 6-pane sash windows in plain stone frames on either side.
Entrance in left side has C19 stone porch with pediment flanked by ball finials
End C20 glazed door with side lights and overlight. Service wing extending from
left side at rear, has rendered walls, slate roof and stone stacks. Interior:
Ground floor room has C18 wood-panelled walls and Rococo marble fireplace
(brought in from elsewhere). Another ground floor room has re-used Jacobean
panelling with arcading around the cornice and panelled overmantel. Staircase
early C19, with turned balusters. Said to have formerly been the Rectory.

Listing NGR: SP5467646765

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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