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Home Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall, Little Houghton

Description: Home Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 June 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235547

OS Grid Reference: SP8059259563
OS Grid Coordinates: 480592, 259563
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2284, -0.8215

Location: Bedford Road, Little Houghton, Northamptonshire NN7 1AB

Locality: Little Houghton
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN7 1AB

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Listing Text

SP8059 (South side)
11/147 No.82 Home Farmhouse and
08/06/88 attached garden wall


Farmhouse. Dated 1710, altered C19 and C20. Coursed squared ironstone, C20
interlocking tile roof, brick end stacks. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
3-unit through-passage plan. Entrance front facing yard has C20 door to left of
centre with wood lintel in C20 gabled stone porch and plank door to far right
with wood lintel. 2-light casement windows to ground floor, 3-light casements to
1st floor, all with wood lintels and blocked window to 1st floor far right.
Sundial to right of middle 1st floor window. Quoins and stone-coped gables with
kneelers. Full-height wing to rear right facing road, C19 gabled timber porch
and leaded 2-light casements to rear elevation. Datestone to right gable end
inscribed M/IE/1710. Interior not inspected. Wing to rear has attached wall to
right bounding garden of coursed squared ironstone with moulded brick coping.
The builder was probably a member of the Marriott family whose home this was for
several generations.
(Little Houghton Coronation Scrapbook 1953)

Listing NGR: SP8059259563

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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