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The Lilacs, Helmdon

Description: The Lilacs

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 234540

OS Grid Reference: SP5906444202
OS Grid Coordinates: 459064, 244202
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0930, -1.1393

Location: Wappenham Road, Helmdon, Northamptonshire NN13 5QA

Locality: Helmdon
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN13 5QA

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Listing Text

SP54SE (North side)
5/30 The Lilacs

- II

House, formerly farmhouse. Mid C18. Coursed limestone rubble, slate roof, brick
end and ridge stacks on stone bases. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 4-window
range. 6-panel door to right of centre with overlight within C19 timber porch. A
blocked door with stone lintel and keyblock to far left, 3-light casement
windows with stone lintels and keyblocks left and right, central C19 canted bay
window and 2-light casements to first floor with stone lintels and keyblocks.
Quoins and stone-coped gables with kneelers. Extension to left raised a floor
C19. Plank door and 2-light casements to ground and first floors. Interior has
ogee stop-chamfered spine beams and open fireplace with ogee stop-chamfered
bressumer, dog-leg staircase with turned balusters and stone corner chimneypiece
in upper room with segmental arched head and imposts.

Listing NGR: SP5906444202

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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