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Park House, Towcester

Description: Park House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 August 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 235135

OS Grid Reference: SP6898448616
OS Grid Coordinates: 468984, 248616
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1316, -0.9936

Location: Gilbert Scott Court, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6DH

Locality: Towcester
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 6DH

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Listing Text

SP64NE (South side)
6/118 No.33 (Park House)


House. Early C19, with later C19 extension. Red brick in Flemish bond. Hipped
slate roof, brick lateral stacks. 2-unit central staircase plan. 2-storey,
3-window range. Central 4-panel part-glazed double-leaf door with overlight,
panelled reveals and pilastered wood surround and cornice/hood. 12-pane sash
windows to ground and first floors with gauged brick lintels. Central bay breaks
forward slightly. Plinth and deep overhanging eaves. Lower 2-storey extension to
left. Right side and rear elevations have flared headers. Part-glazed central
door to rear has moulded wood surround. 16-pane sash windows to rear to ground
and first floors, except for large 18-pane sash to first floor centre lighting
staircase, all with gauged brick lintels. Interior noted as having stone
diamond-patterned paved staircase hall with open-well staircase. Staircase has
stick balusters, carved tread ends and steep ramped and wreathed mahogany

Listing NGR: SP6898448616

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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