Description: 78, Watling Street East
Date Listed: 14 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 235177
OS Grid Reference: SP6937648604
OS Grid Coordinates: 469376, 248604
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1314, -0.9879
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TOWCESTER WATLING STREET EAST
House. Mid C18, with earlier origins and C19 alterations. Coursed squared
limestone (painted), C20 plain-tile roof, brick ridge and internal stacks.
3-unit plan. 2-storey, 3-window range. 4-panel door to right of centre with
panelled reveals and reeded wood surround with Greek key frieze and straight
hood on brackets. 16-pane sash windows to right, with wood lintels, a canted bay
window to left with 16-pane sash to front, 4-pane to sides, flanked by blocked
window to left and blocked door to right, both with wood lintels. Carriage arch
to far left with plank door and stop-chamfered wood lintel. C19 horned sashes to
first floor with wood lintels. Interior: boxed beams and old stud partitions.
Listing NGR: SP6937648604
Source: English Heritage
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