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Latitude: 52.4013 / 52°24'4"N
Longitude: -0.7295 / 0°43'46"W
OS Eastings: 486538
OS Northings: 278904
OS Grid: SP865789
Mapcode National: GBR CVW.GD9
Mapcode Global: VHDR9.9XQ0
Entry Name: Carey House
Listing Date: 27 February 1950
Last Amended: 14 April 1976
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1051659
English Heritage Legacy ID: 230089
Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN16
Electoral Ward/Division: William Knibb
Built-Up Area: Kettering
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Kettering St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
5326 LOWER STREET
No 42 (Carey House)
(formerly listed as
Baptist Mission House)
SP 8678 1/15 27.2.50.
C18 house of Northamptonshire sandstone refaced with stucco. Collyweston slate
roof with 3 hipped dormers behind parapet and cornice. 2 storeys and attics, 1st
floor band. 7 sash windows with glazing bars and keystones. Central 6 panelled
door and fanlight with glazing bars in surround of Doric half columns, entablatures,
open pediment. Plinth. 3 stone chimney stacks with mouldings.
Interior retains some panelling. C18 chimneypieces and late C18 or early C19 staircase.
A plaque records the foundation in this house in 1792 of the Baptist Missionary
Society by William Carey of Leicester.
Listing NGR: SP8653878904
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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