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Richmond House

A Grade II Listed Building in Towcester, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1311 / 52°7'52"N

Longitude: -0.9879 / 0°59'16"W

OS Eastings: 469374

OS Northings: 248576

OS Grid: SP693485

Mapcode National: GBR 9W5.920

Mapcode Global: VHDSH.TPLM

Entry Name: Richmond House

Listing Date: 1 August 1976

Last Amended: 14 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040833

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235204

Location: Towcester, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Towcester

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Towcester St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

TOWCESTER WATLING STREET WEST
SP6948
13/182 No.153 (Richmond House)
01/08/76 (Formerly listed as No.52)

GV II

House. Dated 1750, with earlier origins. Painted brick, C20 plain-tile roofs,
brick end stacks. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Central
6-panel door in pegged wood surround with brick lintel and straight hood on
brackets. C19 sash windows to ground and first floors, those to ground floor
with gauged brick lintels and keyblocks, those to first floor with brick
lintels; central first floor window, blank. Plinth, storey band, brick modillion
eaves and moulded tile-coping to gables. 2 hipped roof dormers. Blocked door to
right with round-arched head, imposts and keyblock. Single-storey wing to left
with tripartite sash window and corbelled brick eaves. 2-storey wing to rear
left is of coursed and uncoursed limestone rubble. This wing may be of late C17
date. Interior: ogee-stop-chamfered spine beams and large open fireplace with
chamfered bressumer in back wing. Fitted cupboard with shaped shelves.


Listing NGR: SP6937448576

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