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Sundial Cottage, Little Houghton

Description: Sundial Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 235558

OS Grid Reference: SP8033359752
OS Grid Coordinates: 480333, 259752
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2301, -0.8252

Location: 10 Meadow Lane, Little Houghton, Northamptonshire NN7 1AJ

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

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Listing Text

SP8059 (North side)
11/158 No.1 (Sundial Cottage)
03/05/68 (Formerly listed as Sundial


House, formerly 3 cottages. Late C17, altered C20. Coursed squared limestone,
banded with ironstone, slate roof, brick end and ridge stacks. 3 units.
2-storeys and attic; 4-window range. Gable end facing Station Road has 6-panel
part-glazed door to right in C20 porch. 2-light casement windows to ground, 1st
and attic floors all with wood lintels. Large rectangular limestone sundial to
gable. Front to left, of 4 bays, has C20 door to left of centre with wood lintel
and 2-light casements to ground and lst floors with wood lintels, except for 20
ground floor central 4-light window. Blocked circular windows to left end gable
with limestone surrounds. Quoins and stone-coped gables with kneelers. Interior
has chamfered spine beams, some with ogee stops, and large open fireplace with
ogee stop-chamfered bressumer and smoke cupboards either side.

Listing NGR: SP8033359752

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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