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Wrightons Cottage, Litchborough

Description: Wrightons Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 234751

OS Grid Reference: SP6349553997
OS Grid Coordinates: 463495, 253997
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1806, -1.0728

Location: Towcester Road, Litchborough, Northamptonshire NN12 8JA

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

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Listing Text

SP65SW (West side)
6/121 No.20 (Wrightons Cottage)


House, formerly farmhouse. Mid C18 with C19 and C20 alterations. Coursed squared
ironstone and ironstone rubble, reed thatch roof, red brick end stack to left,
stone end stack to right. 3-unit plan. 3 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
Central C20 part-glazed door to centre with wood lintel; similar door to right
of centre in C20 porch, A 2-light casement in between, a 3-light casement to
ground floor left and 2-light casements to 1st floor, all with wood lintels.
Quoins and stone-coped gable with kneelers to left. 2-storey extension to right,
originally lower, now under same roof. Interior: chamfered spine beams, one with
ogee stops and open fireplace with chamfered bressumer. 3-bay roof with 2
collars and 2 tiers of purlins. Single-storey extension to the left, fronting
the street, built of stone with thatched roof, housing a double garage.

Listing NGR: SP6349553997

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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