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The Priory, Syresham

Description: The Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 234593

OS Grid Reference: SP6304741981
OS Grid Coordinates: 463047, 241981
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0726, -1.0816

Location: Church End, Syresham, Northamptonshire NN13 5HH

Locality: Syresham
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN13 5HH

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Listing Text

SP6281 (North side)
15/83 The Priory

- II

House. Mid C18 with late medieval origins and C20 additions. Red brick Flemish
bond with some flared headers, hipped plain tile roof, brick ridge and lateral
stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 4window range. Main front to garden has
glazed door to left of centre, in C20 verandah extending to C20 bay window to
far right, a 16-pane sash window in between and similar window to far left,
straight joint to centre, with 12-pane sashes to first floor right, 16-pane
sashes to first floor left. Plinth, stone storey band and gauged brick lintels
with stone keyblocks to right of centre, timber lintels to left. Right side
elevation has attic window with 2- and 3-light leaded casements with old catches
and timber lintels. Left half of front is a C20 addition, the older half has
stone wall to rear and 6-panel door in C20 timber porch. Interior has 2 or
early C16 doorways with 4-centred arched heads with quatrefoils and mouchettes
to spandrels, probably part of a group of 3 doors at service end of ground floor
or full-height hall. Moulded and chamfered spine beams. Open fireplace with
chamfered bressumer.

Listing NGR: SP6304741981

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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