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Northdown House, Long Compton

Description: Northdown House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 306039

OS Grid Reference: SP2897632889
OS Grid Coordinates: 428976, 232889
Latitude/Longitude: 51.9937, -1.5794

Location: Vicarage Lane, Long Compton, Warwickshire CV36 5JL

Locality: Long Compton
Local Authority: Stratford-on-Avon District Council
County: Warwickshire
Country: England
Postcode: CV36 5JL

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Listing Text

SP2832 (South side)
11/105 Northdown House
13/10/66 (Formerly listed as Northdown


Malt House Lane shown on Ordnance Survey map as Clarendon Street.
Farmhouse. Dated 1688, altered 1868. Limestone ashlar with quoins and coped
gables with finials. C20-tile roof with moulded stone ridge stack. 3-unit plan.
2 storeys plus attic; 4-window range of 2- and 3-light mullioned windows with
hood moulds and labels. One mullioned window is replaced by a 3-light casement.
One small chamfered light to far right. C20 plank door to centre-left with C20
porch. Further 2- and 3-light mullioned windows with hood moulds and labels to
left gable end. One 2-light mullioned window, casements and stair-turret
projection to rear. Moulded datestone with hood inscribed in bas-relief:
'H/RS/1688' in apex of left gable end. Tablet below dates restoration of house:
1868. Interior: one ovolo-moulded spine beam. Further chamfered spine beams with
ogee stops. Large open fireplace.

Listing NGR: SP2897632889

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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