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Porterhouse, Abthorpe

Description: Porterhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 235036

OS Grid Reference: SP6490246556
OS Grid Coordinates: 464902, 246556
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1135, -1.0536

Location: Main Street, Abthorpe, Northamptonshire NN12 8QP

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

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Listing Text

SP6446 (North side)
14/18 Porterhouse


House. Dated 1760. Red brick Flemish bond, painted white, ridged tile roof,
brick end stacks. L-plan. 2-storey, 2-window range to street. Main front to
street has blocked door to left of centre. A shallow bay, former shop window, to
left with straight hood on brackets. Window to right and those to first floor
have C20 frames replacing sashes and flat-arched heads with stone keyblocks.
Renewed datestone inscribed MP/1760 to first floor centre. Storey band and
moulded brick eaves. Roof hipped to left. Wing to rear left has C20 door and
similar windows, replacing sashes. Interior has ogee-stop-chamfered spine beams
and fitted cupboard with round-arched head and shaped shelves.

Listing NGR: SP6490246556

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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