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Church Farmhouse and Attached Outbuildings, Little Houghton

Description: Church Farmhouse and Attached Outbuildings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 235556

OS Grid Reference: SP8032659718
OS Grid Coordinates: 480326, 259718
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2298, -0.8253

Location: 7 Meadow Lane, Little Houghton, Northamptonshire NN7 1AH

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

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Listing Text

SP8059 (West side)
11/156 No.5 (Church Farmhouse) and
05/05/68 attached outbuildings
(Formerly listed as No.5)


Farmhouse. Mid C18, altered C19. Ironstone ashlar, plain-tile roof, stone end
stacks. 2-unit, central-staircase plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
Central 6-panel door with moulded wood surround, overlight and moulded stone
surround with segmental-arched head and keyblock, and straight hood. 12-pane
sash windows to ground and 1st floors with moulded stone sills, raised
surrounds, segmental-arched heads and key blocks. Large 3-light cellar window to
left with chamfered stone mullions and segmental-arched head. Flight of 7 steps
to front door partly enclosed by curved stone-coped walls. Chamfered plinth,
raised quoins and storey band, moulded stone eaves, central gabled roof dormer
and stone-coped gables with Kneelers. 2-storey-and-attic wing to rear right.
Single-storey outbuilding range projects forward to right and is probably C17 in
part and has one blocked stone mullion window with hood mould, other 2- and
3-light casements and pantile roof; coursed squared limestone wailing banded
with ironstone. Interior has open-well staircase with slender turned balusters
incorporating columns on bulbous feet, 2 to a tread, and ramped handrail.

Listing NGR: SP8032659718

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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