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Leighton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3022 / 52°18'7"N

Longitude: -0.6963 / 0°41'46"W

OS Eastings: 488992

OS Northings: 267920

OS Grid: SP889679

Mapcode National: GBR CX2.QRC

Mapcode Global: VHDRW.WD7G

Entry Name: Leighton House

Listing Date: 9 June 1970

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040586

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233768

Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Town: Wellingborough

Local Authority Ward: Swanspool

Built-Up Area: Wellingborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Wellingborough

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

WELLINGBOROUGH HIGH STREET
SP8867NE, SP8967NW (West side)
10/113, 11/113 Leighton House
09/06/70
- II

Town house, now office. Late C18. Squared coursed ironstone with slate roof.
Double-depth plan. 3 storeys. 5-window range. Central 6-panelled door with large
fanlight and and C19 moulded wood hood with pediment and dentilled cornice. Sash
windows reducing in height at second floor. Those at first and second flour have
glazing bars; all have rusticatec stucco surrounds. Rusticated stucco quoins and
moulded stone cornice. Ashlar gable parapets and stone stacks at ends. Rear is
similar: 2 storeys with eaves parapet; large C19 single storey projection to
left. Interior: Entrance hall has flight of steps leading to a square lobby with
a plain vaulted ceiling. Same 6-panelled doors at ground floor. All ground and
first floor rooms have panelled window reveals.


Listing NGR: SP8899267920

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