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Newton Field Centre

A Grade II* Listed Building in Newton and Little Oakley, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4404 / 52°26'25"N

Longitude: -0.7002 / 0°42'0"W

OS Eastings: 488448

OS Northings: 283287

OS Grid: SP884832

Mapcode National: GBR CVB.XG1

Mapcode Global: VHDR3.TX5K

Entry Name: Newton Field Centre

Listing Date: 25 February 1957

Last Amended: 19 June 1992

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1052061

English Heritage Legacy ID: 231108

Location: Newton and Little Oakley, Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: Kettering

Civil Parish: Newton and Little Oakley

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Geddington St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

NEWTON
SP8883 Newton Field Centre
1337-0/12/177
25/02/57
(Formerly Listed as:
NEWTON
Church of St. Faith)
GV II*
Parish church, now field centre. C14 with C15 tower and
chancel of 1858 by William Slater, converted to field centre
C20. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings ashlar
tower and spire, Collyweston stone slate roofs with coped
gables. West tower and spire, nave with south porch, chancel.
2-stage west tower with diagonal buttresses and parapet.
2-light bell stage windows with transom, 4-centred heads and
hood-moulds. West side also has traceried oculus in lower
stage. Spire has finial, weathervane (dated 1981) and 2 tiers
of lucarnes. South side of nave has gabled porch (arched
entrance with C20 double doors) and 2 2-light Decorated
windows with hood-moulds. Parapet. Buttress at east end.
Decorated style 2-bay chancel has 2-light traceried windows.
Buttressed east end has 3-light Decorated style east window.
North side of chancel as south, but with flat-roofed ?boiler
house with chimney between windows. North side of nave has 3
2-light Decorated windows (westernmost now has fire escape
balcony) and blocked arched entrance. Brick parapet. Interior:
C19 roofs. All fittings removed and western part of nave
divided horizontally to provide gallery for dormitory
accommodation.


Listing NGR: SP8844883287

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