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Cottage Approximately 50 Metres East of Chacombe Priory, Chacombe

Description: Cottage Approximately 50 Metres East of Chacombe Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 234324

OS Grid Reference: SP4898643842
OS Grid Coordinates: 448986, 243842
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0908, -1.2864

Location: Wardington Road, Chacombe, Northamptonshire OX17 2JN

Locality: Chacombe
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 2JN

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Listing Text

SP44SE (North side)
6/52 Cottage approx. 50m. E of
04/02/69 Chacombe Priory
(Formerly listed as former
cottage at Chacombe Priory)

- II

Cottage, now garden shed. C18, incorporating C13 and C16 work. Uncoursed
limestone and ironstone rubble. Thatched roof, brick stack. 2 storeys, 2 bays.
Doorway in right bay has C16 four-centred stone arch with inscription 1591
(probably added C18-C19). Similar blocked doorway in left bay. Plain C13 lancet
on ground floor right side. C19 wood casement window above. Diagonal buttresses
at each corner rear wall. Central ground-floor windows at rear with wood lintel
and no glazing. Left side not accessible for inspection. Interior: First floor
joists C18-C19. Chamfered main beam probably earlier. Said to incorporate
remains of priory, converted to cottage ornee in C18.

Listing NGR: SP4898643842

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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