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The Dower House, Stoke Bruerne

Description: The Dower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235005

OS Grid Reference: SP7428949899
OS Grid Coordinates: 474289, 249899
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1424, -0.9158

Location: The Green, Stoke Bruerne, Northamptonshire NN12 7SZ

Locality: Stoke Bruerne
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 7SZ

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Listing Text

(East side)
13/184 The Dower House


House. Dated 1636, altered early C19 and C20. Coursed limestone rubble, thatch
roof, brick ridge, end and lateral stacks. L plan, lobby-entry house. 2 storeys.
Blocked door to right of centre with wood lintel, C20 porch in re-entrant angle
with projecting wing to left. 24-pane sash window to left of blocked door,
2-light casement window to right, both with wood lintels. 3-light casement
window to first floor in eyebrow dormer. Projecting wing has 3-light casement
window to ground floor gable end, a 2-light casement above and to ground floor
right side, all with wood lintels. Small ironstone datestone in right gable
inscribed: WAT/1636. Interior: stop-chamfered spine beams and some original
stop-chamfered joists. Pair of open fireplaces, back-to-back with stop-chamfered
bressumer. Collar truss roof.

Listing NGR: SP7428949899

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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