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Orchard House, Litchborough

Description: Orchard House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 234749

OS Grid Reference: SP6302954017
OS Grid Coordinates: 463029, 254017
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1808, -1.0796

Location: Banbury Road, Litchborough, Northamptonshire NN12 8JF

Locality: Litchborough
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 8JF

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Listing Text

SP65SW (South side)
6/119 No.31 (Orchard House)


House, formerly farmhouse. Mid/late C17, altered late C19 and C20. Coursed
squared ironstone, C20 plain-tile roofs, brick ridge and end stacks, that to
ridge on stone base. L-plan. storeys and attic. Main range facing garden has
central leaded 4-light ovolo-moulded stone mullion window with hood mould and
3-light casement window to 1st floor with wood lintel. 2-light chamfered stone
mullion cellar window and small blocked 1-light window with chamfered stone
surround to 1st floor left just above floor level. 3-light ovolo-moulded stone
mullion window to ground floor of gable end. Wing facing road and to rear left
of main range has C20 6-panel front door with wood lintel and C20 casement
windows. Interior has bar-stop-chamfered spine beam, old stud partition and open
fireplace with chamfered bressumer to salt cupboard. Timber spiral staircase.
Stone cellar.

Listing NGR: SP6302954017

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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