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The Old House, Little Houghton

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 235557

OS Grid Reference: SP8035059697
OS Grid Coordinates: 480350, 259697
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2296, -0.8250

Location: 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)
11/157 The Old House

- II

House. Dated 1689, altered C20. Coursed squared limestone with ironstone
dressings, slate roof, stone end stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window
range. Central plank door with 2-panel mouldings, moulded stone surround, leaded
overlight and straight hood on brackets. 2-light casement windows to ground and
1st floors, those to ground floor with wood transoms and all with ironstone
jambs and stone lintels with key blocks. 2-light wave-moulded stone mullion
cellar window to right, ironstone quoins, storey band and stone-coped gables
with kneelers. Datestone to right gable inscribed 1689 IS/F. Full-height wing to
rear left with similar window. Interior has dog-leg stair with turned balusters
and stone fireplace to 1st floor room with 4-centred head and cut spandrels.

Listing NGR: SP8035059697

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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