Description: The Stocking Frame
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
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ABTHORPE WAPPENHAM ROAD
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
Source: English Heritage
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