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The Round House, Alderton

Description: The Round House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 December 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 235288

OS Grid Reference: SP7405846860
OS Grid Coordinates: 474058, 246860
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1151, -0.9199

Location: Pury Road, Grafton Regis, Northamptonshire NN12 7LN

Locality: Alderton
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN12 7LN

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Listing Text

SP7446 (West side)
12/51 The Round House
01/12/51 (Formerly listed as House
immediately S of Church
occupied by Major J.H. Fyson)


Cottage. Mid/late C17 with C20 alterations. Coursed limestone rubble, thatch
roof, brick end stack. 1 storey and attic; 4-window range, 4-unit plan. C20 door
to right of centre with wood lintel flanked by 3-light casement windows with
wood lintels. Similar casement window to far right, 2-light casement window to
far left and 2-light casements to attic floor in eyebrow dormers; all have wood
lintels. Right end facing road is rounded. Interior has chamfered spine beams
and open fireplace with cambered ogee-stop-chamfered bressumer. Blocked
inglenook and collar truss roof. Room in rounded end formerly known as the barn.
Has been two or three cottages. Brick ridge stack to blocked inglenook has been
dismantled; chimney-breast survives.

Listing NGR: SP7405846860

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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