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Orchard Cottage, Greens Norton

Description: Orchard Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 235087

OS Grid Reference: SP6700249344
OS Grid Coordinates: 467002, 249344
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1383, -1.0224

Location: Bengal Lane, Greens Norton, Northamptonshire NN12 8BE

Locality: Greens Norton
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 8BE

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Listing Text

SP6649, SP64NE (West side)
11/68, 6/68 No.24 (Orchard Cottage)


House. Late C17 with possible earlier origins, with C20 alterations and
additions. Coursed limestone rubble with some ironstone, plain-tile roofs, brick
ridge and end stacks on stone bases. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic. Wing to right
facing Bengal Lane has 4-panel door with wood lintel and C20 timber porch and
leaded side-light to right. A 2-light casement window to left with chamfered
wood lintel; 3-light casement to first floor with boxed wood lintel. Part of the
walling of this wing is banded with ironstone and may be older. Lower 2-storey,
one-window, extension to right. Projecting wing to left has 3-light leaded
casements to ground floor, similar window to first floor gable end, 2-light
casement above and first floor rear (left side), all with wood lintels; small
square blocked window with chamfered ironstone surround to first floor left
side. This wing has quoins and stone-coped gables with kneelers. Interior:
stop-chamfered spine beam, open fireplace with replacement bressumer and moulded
Tudor-arched stone fireplace.

Listing NGR: SP6700249344

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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