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The Hunt House, Paulerspury

Description: The Hunt House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 234556

OS Grid Reference: SP7205145540
OS Grid Coordinates: 472051, 245540
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1035, -0.9495

Location: 33B High Street, Paulerspury B49 6HR

Locality: Paulerspury
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: B49 6HR

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Listing Text

SP74NW (North side)
4/46 The Hunt House
01/12/51 (Formerly listed as Stable

- II

Farmhouse, now offices. c.1840. Limestone ashlar with ironstone dressings,
hipped slate roof, brick internal stacks. Double-depth plan. 3-storey, 3-window
range. Central 6-panel door with ornamental overlight in stone surround, with
Ionic pilasters supporting entablature. 16-pane sash windows throughout with
ironstone sills, jambs and flat-arched heads. Chamfered quoins and bracketed
eaves. 2-storey wing to left and C20 extension to rear. Interior has open-well
staircase from ground to second floors with stick balusters, carved tread ends
and ramped mahogany handrail. Formerly the headquarters of the Grafton Hunt and
one of a set of estate buildings erected for the Duke of Grafton. It now houses
the Henry Royce Foundation.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.371)

Listing NGR: SP7205145540

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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