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Castle Farmhouse, Overthorpe

Description: Castle Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 234464

OS Grid Reference: SP4838840780
OS Grid Coordinates: 448388, 240780
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0633, -1.2956

Location: Middleton Cheney, Northamptonshire OX17 2AD

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

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Listing Text

SP44SE (East side)
6/193 Castle Farmhouse


House. c.1700. Squared coursed ironstone and limestone, artificial stone slate
roof. Brick and stone stacks. 2 storeys, attic and cellar, 3 bays. 2-light
cellar window (part blocked) with stone mullion and square hood in right bay.
Central doorway with stone lintel, panelled reveals and 6-panel part-glazed
door. C19 bay window to left. 3-light casement window with wood lintel to right.
Similar window to left. 3-light casement window with wood lintel to right.
Similar windows in left and right bays on first floor. 2-light casement window
with wood lintel in centre. Coped right gable end with kneelers. Lower extension
to left C18, similar materials. 2 storeys, 2 bays with 3-light wood casement
windows and wood lintels. Interior: Stop chamfered spine beams. Semi-circular
bread oven projecting from main house into left extension.

Listing NGR: SP4838840780

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Source: English Heritage

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