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Hartwell Park Farmhouse, Hartwell

Description: Hartwell Park Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235295

OS Grid Reference: SP7788949890
OS Grid Coordinates: 477889, 249890
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1418, -0.8632

Locality: Hartwell
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 2EX

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Listing Text

The description for:

SP 74 NE
4/58 Hartwell Park

- II

Shall be amended to:

Farmhouse. Early to mid-C17, altered C19 and C20. Coursed limestone
rubble; plain tiled gable-end roof: massive stone ridge stack with six
diagonally-set brick flues. 2 storeys and attic. Originally a 3-unit,
baffle-entry plan, the original entry now blocked. Elevation facing
farmyard (N): 5 window range,the central 1st floor window blocked, with
2 tripartite hornless sash windows and 2 4-paned horned sash windows:
ground floor with 2 tripartite sash windows (as above) and 2 C20 2-
light casement windows. All the sashes have C20 external secondary
glazing. Access to the house now by way of C19 single-storeyed extens-
ion to the left. Rear (S., garden) elevation: central panelled door
in C20 porch, 3 2-light casement windows and one blocked door. 1st
floor : 3 light casement windows, one single-light window,and a tiny
single-light window that may be the original stair light. All windows
have timber lintels.
Interior: several axial ceiling beams, chamfered, and some with unusal spur
spur shaped stops.To the north of the chimney breast at 1st floor level
is a panelled closet approached from either side through chamfered and
stopped door surrounds; 2 panelled doors with H and H-L hinges. It is
likely that the original fireplaces surive concealed behind the modern

4/58 Hartwell lark Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early C17, altered C19 and C20. Coursed limestone rubble, plain-tile
roof, massive stone ridge stack with six diagonally-set brick flues. 2 storeys
and attic; 5-window range. 2-unit lobby-entry plan. Elevation facing yard has
four-light casement windows to left and right of centre flanked by 2-light C20
casements. C19 Tripartite sashes to 1st floor left and centre flanked by C19
sash windows. Central blocked 1st floor window. All windows have wood lintels.
Pair of hipped roof dormers. Garden elevation to rear has central panelled door
in C20 porch. Interior has chamfered spine beams.

Listing NGR: SP7788949890

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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