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The Weir, Gayton

Description: The Weir

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 234681

OS Grid Reference: SP7025854584
OS Grid Coordinates: 470258, 254584
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1850, -0.9738

Location: 13 High Street, Gayton, Northamptonshire NN7 3HD

Locality: Gayton
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 3HD

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Listing Text

SP75SW (East side)
8/45 No.2 (The Weir)


House, formerly farmhouse. Early/mid C17. Coursed limestone rubble, ironstone
dressings. Old and C20 plain-tile roof, brick end stack. L-plan. 2 storeys and
attic: 2-window front range. Central false door flanked by stone buttresses
disguised as gabled porch. 4-light wave-moulded stone mullion windows to ground
and first floors, those to ground floor with hood moulds. Wave-moulded plinth,
ironstone quoins, stone-coped gables with kneelers and one gabled roof dormer.
Wing to rear left has 2- and 3-light casement windows with wood lintels and C20
glazed door with chamfered stone surround. Interior has moulded
bar-stop-chamfered spine beams to ground floor and bar-stop-chamfered spine
beams to first floor. Open fireplace with bar-stop-chamfered bressumer, C19
marble chimneypiece. Another fireplace with boxed bressumer. 2 stone corner
fireplaces to first floor rooms of main range, both with moulded Tudor-arched
heads and C19 grates. Old 2-panel doors with HL hinges.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, 1973, p,223).

Listing NGR: SP7025854584

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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