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Charlotte's Cottage, Adstone

Description: Charlotte's Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 235046

OS Grid Reference: SP5961751428
OS Grid Coordinates: 459617, 251428
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1579, -1.1299

Location: Adstone, Northamptonshire NN12 8DU

Locality: Adstone
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 8DU

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Listing Text

SP55SE (East side)
1/28 No. 10 (Charlotte's Cottage)

- II

Cottage. C17 with possible medieval origins. Coursed squared ironstone, C20
plain tile roof, white brick end stack to left. One-unit plan. 2-storey,
1-window range. Main front to south has C19 plank door to right of centre with
ornamental hinges and chamfered stone doorway with 4-centred head. Stone above
door with cross and small circular glazed lights at each end of cross arms
except for blank circle to base. 2-light ovolo-moulded stone-mullion window to
ground floor left with hood mould. 2-light half-dormer window above with
ovolo-moulded stone mullion. Interior noted as having open fireplace with
cambered bressumer and chamfered spine beams. Formerly known as Monk's Cottage
and said to have been where monks from Canons Ashby Priory stayed when serving
Chapelry of Adstone, now church (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP5961751428

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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