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Farm Buildings Enclosing 3 Sides of Yard to Rear of Foscote House, Abthorpe

Description: Farm Buildings Enclosing 3 Sides of Yard to Rear of Foscote House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 235023

OS Grid Reference: SP6578647137
OS Grid Coordinates: 465786, 247137
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1186, -1.0406

Location: Abthorpe, Northamptonshire NN12 8PB

Locality: Abthorpe
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 8PB

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Listing Text

6/5 Farm buildings enclosing 3
01/12/51 sides of yard to rear of
Foscote House
(Formerly listed as Foscote
House and farm buildings)


Range of farm buildings including barn. c.1840. Coursed squared ironstone,
hipped slate roofs. U-plan. Principal range facing farmhouse across yard
contains a 4-bay barn with central opposing double-leaf doors flanked by former
granary to right with 4-bay waggon standing below, open on posts to field to
rear, and former stable and hayloft to left. These three buildings are under one
roof. The lower return wings are now cattle sheds. That to left formerly housed
stabling for working houses. Main range has tie and collar beams. Part of a
model farm complex

Listing NGR: SP6578647137

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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