History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

1 and 3, Wood Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3056 / 52°18'20"N

Longitude: -0.5925 / 0°35'32"W

OS Eastings: 496066

OS Northings: 268433

OS Grid: SP960684

Mapcode National: GBR DYK.F19

Mapcode Global: VHFPD.P94V

Entry Name: 1 and 3, Wood Street

Listing Date: 17 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232373

Location: Higham Ferrers, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN10

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Higham Ferrers

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Higham Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

Find accommodation in
Stanwick

Listing Text

HIGHAM FERRERS WOOD STREET
SP9668SW (South side)
20/72 Nos.1 and 3
GV II

House, now 2 dwellings. C15, remodelled C18. Squared coursed limestone with
asbestos tile roof. Originally open hall now 2 storeys. 4-window range at first
floor with 2 horizontal sash windows, with glazing bars, to right and 2 C19 sash
windows to left. 2 early C19 sash windows with glazing bars to ground floor. 2
C20 ribbed doors to centre. All openings have wood lintels. Gable parapet and
brick stack to left. Interior of No.1 has fine medieval roof structure of 2 bays
with central moulded arch-braced truss with carved wooden corbels supporting
colonettes. Arched wind braces to each bay. Fragments of C18 moulded cornice to
ceiling. Small c17/C18 fireplace with bressumer. The ground floor
through-passage has C18 timber framing with brick infilling. Part of a medieval
hall, probably sub-divided C17 or C18.


Listing NGR: SP9606668433

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.