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Number 2 and 3 and Attached Outhouse, Blakesley

Description: Number 2 and 3 and Attached Outhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 235068

OS Grid Reference: SP6251750322
OS Grid Coordinates: 462517, 250322
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1477, -1.0878

Location: 6 Quinbury End, Blakesley, Northamptonshire NN12 8RD

Locality: Blakesley
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 8RD

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Listing Text

SP6250 (North side)
10/49 Nos.2 and 3 and attached
01/12/51 outhouse
(Formerly listed as House at
W end of The Green, immed.W of
School House on N side of road
and occupied by Mrs. Martin)


House (No.3). c.1800. Coursed squared ironstone, slate roof, stone end stacks.
Central 5-panel door with fanlight and stone surround with Doric pilasters,
plain frieze and deep cornice. C19 horned sash windows to ground floor with
flat-arched heads. Plinth, storey bands, moulded cornice with ball finials to
left and right ends and stone-coped gables. 2-storey, attached, outhouse to
right includes 3-bay stable and hayloft facing yard to rear. Slate roof.
Chamfered stone eaves and stone-coped gable. 2-storey, 2-window attached cottage
(No.2) to left balances outhouse and has central part-glazed door with timber
lintel; 3-light casement windows to ground and first floors. Slate roof and
brick end and ridge stacks. Chamfered stone eaves and stone-coped gable.
Probably built as the service cottage to No.3. Interior: No.3 has staircase hall
with open well staircase from ground floor to attic with stick balusters and
ramped and wreathed handrail. Fine 6-panel doors in moulded doorcases. Known as
The Lodge before 1914.
(P.B. Kingston, 'Blakesley Then and Now', 1983, p.9).

Listing NGR: SP6251750322

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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