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78, Watling Street East, Towcester

Description: 78, Watling Street East

Grade: II
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

Location: A5, Towcester, Northamptonshire NN12 6BS

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

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Listing Text

13/156 No.78


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.
Formerly thatched.

Listing NGR: SP6937648604

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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