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The Priory

A Grade II Listed Building in Billing, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2489 / 52°14'55"N

Longitude: -0.8235 / 0°49'24"W

OS Eastings: 480413

OS Northings: 261840

OS Grid: SP804618

Mapcode National: GBR CXH.W2G

Mapcode Global: VHDS0.NQZW

Entry Name: The Priory

Listing Date: 22 January 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039758

English Heritage Legacy ID: 231870

Location: Billing, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN3

County: Northamptonshire

District: Northampton

Civil Parish: Billing

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Billing St Andrew and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

The Priory
1.
5327
Little Billing
SP 8061 28/394
II

2.
Embattled medieval manor house, largely rebuilt 1880. Early remains incorporated
from C14 and C16. Coursed rubble, Welsh slated roof behind parapet. 2 storeys.
South front has C14 blocked window, Cl6 stone mullioned 4 light lattice casement
window in chamfered surround. 2 stone chimney stacks with diagonally set shafts.
West pentice bay with straight join to main block. East side reset C14 panel with
shield in quatrefoil. Modern north wing.
In possession of Longueville family from early C14 to 1688.
VCH, IV, p 74.


Listing NGR: SP8041361840

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