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Hill Farmhouse, Overthorpe

Description: Hill Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 234463

OS Grid Reference: SP4824240787
OS Grid Coordinates: 448242, 240787
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0634, -1.2977

Location: Overthorpe Road, Warkworth, Northamptonshire OX17 2AB

Locality: Overthorpe
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: OX17 2AB

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Listing Text

SP44SE (East side)
6/192 Overthorpe
Hill Farmhouse


House. Late C17, remodelled c.1970. Coursed limestone and ironstone rubble,
artificial stone slate roof, stone stacks. 2 storeys and attic, 4 bays. Right
bay lower and separately roofed, formed original service wing. C20 stone porch
across 2 right bays has doorway with wood lintel and 6-panel door. Re-used C17
two-light stone mullioned window to right. Original entrance was right of
centre, now filled by 4-light stone mullioned window, part re-used C17 work.
2-light stone mullioned window in left bay. All ground floor windows have
continuous stone hood. First floor windows are all of 2-lights with stone
mullions in moulded frames without hoods. Gabled half dormer second bay from
left with stone mullion and square hood. Coped gable ends with kneelers.
Interior not inspected but said to have been remodelled c.1970 when original
arrangement of rooms altered and C17 staircase removed.
(R.B. Wood-Jones, Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region, 1963,
p.158, Plan and Elevation).

Listing NGR: SP4824240787

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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