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Latitude: 52.2392 / 52°14'21"N
Longitude: -0.8977 / 0°53'51"W
OS Eastings: 475367
OS Northings: 260687
OS Grid: SP753606
Mapcode National: GBR BW8.MVB
Mapcode Global: VHDRZ.DZ89
Entry Name: 18, 18a, 20, 20a and 22, Sheep Street
Listing Date: 9 December 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1052405
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232212
Location: Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN1
District Council Ward: Castle
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Northampton Holy Sepulchre with S Andrew and St Lawrence
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
Nos 18, 18A, 20, 20A, & 22
SP 7560 NW 1/81 9.12.68.
C17, heightened earlier C18 by addition of top floor. Ashlar up to 2nd floor
level, stucco above. Welsh slated roof. 7 windows to each upper floor. Late
C19 or early C20 shop fronts. 1st floor simplified Ionic pilasters under moulding;
2 niches at No 20. May have been town house of Earl of Halifax. Plaque commemorates
Dr Doddridge's famous Dissenting Academy here circa 1740-52. Formerly included
No 24, now demolished. VCH, III, p 38.
Nos 18, 18A, 20 20A and 22 form a group.
Listing NGR: SP7536760687
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