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Elm Bank

A Grade II Listed Building in Wicken, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.0471 / 52°2'49"N

Longitude: -0.9175 / 0°55'2"W

OS Eastings: 474336

OS Northings: 239295

OS Grid: SP743392

Mapcode National: GBR BYK.NVK

Mapcode Global: VHDSY.1TT2

Entry Name: Elm Bank

Listing Date: 18 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041625

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235376

Location: Wicken, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, MK19

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Wicken

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Wicken St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

WICKEN LECKHAMSTEAD ROAD
SP7439 (West side)
17/139 No.6 (Elm Bank)

GV II

Cottage. Dated 1707 with C19 alterations. Coursed limestone rubble, thatch roof,
brick ridge and end stack. 2-storey, 2-window range. Two-unit lobby-entry plan.
C20 door just left of centre with wood lintel in C20 gabled porch. Sundial above
door and within porch with inscription to face: Memorandum/those 4 Elms
was/planted on this hill/in Feb. 1709 by RW AC and RB. 3-light casement window
to ground floor left, 2-light casement to ground floor right, and similar window
to ground floor far right, all with wood lintels. 2-light casements to 1st floor
in eyebrow dormers. Left end stack has datestone to base inscribed 17 W 07/RA.
Interior has chamfered spine beams and blocked inglenook with C19 cast-iron
range.


Listing NGR: SP7433639295

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