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Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Abthorpe, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1198 / 52°7'11"N

Longitude: -1.0366 / 1°2'11"W

OS Eastings: 466058

OS Northings: 247268

OS Grid: SP660472

Mapcode National: GBR 9W9.2RF

Mapcode Global: VHCW0.ZZCB

Entry Name: Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040921

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235020

Location: Abthorpe, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Abthorpe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Abthorpe St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

ABTHORPE FOSCOTE
SP64NE
6/2 Hill Farmhouse
01/12/51

GV II

Farmhouse. c.1840. Coursed squared ironstone to main block, red brick (English
bond) to wings, hipped slate roofs, brick internal stacks. U-plan. 2-storey,
3-window range. Central double-leaf part-glazed door with panelled reveals and
painted limestone surround with Doric half-columns supporting entablature with
triglyphs and metopes. 16-pane sash windows to ground and first floor windows
with flat-arched heads. Deep overhanging eaves. 2-storey wings to rear have 2-
and 3-light casement windows with segmental-arched heads. Interior not
inspected. One of a umber of model farms built for the 4th Duke of Grafton
1839-44.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.75; The Northamptonshire Landscape,
J. Steane, 1974, p.240-1).


Listing NGR: SP6605847268

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