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68, 70 and 72, High Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Gretton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.5383 / 52°32'17"N

Longitude: -0.6755 / 0°40'31"W

OS Eastings: 489929

OS Northings: 294201

OS Grid: SP899942

Mapcode National: GBR DVJ.XQC

Mapcode Global: VHFN6.7GRJ

Entry Name: 68, 70 and 72, High Street

Listing Date: 25 February 1957

Last Amended: 6 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051723

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229854

Location: Gretton, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17

County: Northamptonshire

District: Corby

Civil Parish: Gretton

Built-Up Area: Gretton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Gretton St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


(South side)
Nos.68, 70 and 72

(Formerly listed as row of 3 cottages immediately N of Ivy House)


House, now 3 dwellings. Datestone I.H.A.G/1699. Squared coursed limestone with
Collyweston slate roof. Originally 3-unit plan. 2 storeys with attic. Together
comprising a 5-window range of 2-light stone mullion windows at first floor. One
similar window to ground floor far left. Other ground floor windows are C19 and
C20 under wood and concrete lintels. 3 C20 doors to centre of range, that to
left has a square-head moulded stone surround. Chamfered plinth and moulded
string course, between floors. 5 C19 Lincolnshire dormers. Ashlar gable parapets
and stone and ashlar stacks at ridge and end, that to centre has moulded stone
cornices. Oval window in moulded stone surround with datestone above, to first
floor left. C18 wing to rear of No.72. Interior of No.68 has early C19 staircase
with stick balustrade and wreathed handrails; room to left has early C19

Listing NGR: SP8992994201

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