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Old Rectory Cottage, Castle Ashby

Description: Old Rectory Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 September 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235453

OS Grid Reference: SP8532558592
OS Grid Coordinates: 485325, 258592
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2189, -0.7524

Locality: Castle Ashby
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 1LH

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Listing Text

6/54 No.66 (Old Rectory Cottage)


Cottage, formerly stable and coach house. Dated 1726, altered C20. Coursed
squared limestone with some ironstone dressings, inter-locking tile roof, stone
ridge stack. 3 unit plan. 1 storey and attic 6-bay range. Tudor-arched moulded
stone doorway to left of centre with rectangular wave-moulded surround and hood
mould. Datestone above inscribed TE7/1726 with heraldic lion above. Former coach
house doorway to left, now glazed and chamfered doorway to far right with
round-arched head. 2 and 3-light ovolo-moulded stone mullion windows. Central
gabled dormer with similar 2-light window and ventilation slit above.
Stone-coped gables with kneelers. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP8532558592

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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