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The Stocking Frame, Abthorpe

Description: The Stocking Frame

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 235039

OS Grid Reference: SP6499346450
OS Grid Coordinates: 464993, 246450
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1126, -1.0523

Location: Wappenham Road, Abthorpe, Northamptonshire NN12 8QU

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

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Listing Text

SP6446 (South side)
14/21 The Stocking Frame


House, formerly farmhouse. Dated 1776. Red brick in Flemish bond with some
flared headers, ridged tile roof, brick ridge and end stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys
and attic. Three-window main front has C20 door with overlight and straight hood
on brackets. Canted bay window to left with pair of horned sash windows to
front, 8-pane sashes to sides. 12-pane horned sash window to ground floor right
with gauged brick lintel. Similar sashes to first floor with brick headers to
lintels. Datestone above door inscribed B/VE/1776. Ironstone plinth, storey band
in English bond, brick modillion eaves. Stone-coped gable to right with
kneelers, hipped roof to left. Wing to rear left has irregular fenestration and
rear portion of coursed squared limestone and ironstone. Wing continued by
single-storey extension of coursed limestone rubble. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP6499346450

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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