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167, Watling Street West, Towcester

Description: 167, Watling Street West

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 August 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 235208

OS Grid Reference: SP6934048621
OS Grid Coordinates: 469340, 248621
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1316, -0.9884

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

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Listing Text

13/186 No.167


House, now offices. Late C18, altered C19 and C20. Painted brick, slate roof,
brick end stacks. 2-unit plan. 3-storey, 3-window range. Central part-glazed
door with overlight and fanlight in pilastered timber surround with panelled
reveals and opened pediment on sections of entablature on brackets. Two-storey
canted bay windows to left and right. Blank windows to first and second floor
centre with gauged brick lintels and keyblocks. A 3-light C20 casement to second
floor left, a similar 2-light casement to second floor right with brick lintels.
Moulded stone cornice (painted). Interior has dog-leg staircase from ground
floor to attic with slender turned balusters. One late C18 style carved wood
chimneypiece in ground floor room.

Listing NGR: SP6934048621

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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