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Dodford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Dodford, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2419 / 52°14'30"N

Longitude: -1.1037 / 1°6'13"W

OS Eastings: 461293

OS Northings: 260786

OS Grid: SP612607

Mapcode National: GBR 9TN.HR6

Mapcode Global: VHCVD.TXC8

Entry Name: Dodford House

Listing Date: 18 September 1953

Last Amended: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075250

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360697

Location: Dodford, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Dodford

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Dodford St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

5/51 Dodford House
18/09/53 (Formerly listed as Dodford
- II
Former vicarage, now house. Mid C18 with late C18 addition. Ironstone ashlar,
slate mansard roof, brick end stacks. Central staircase plan. 2 storeys and
attic; 5-window range. Pedimented centre bay breaks forward and has 6-panel
central door with overlight, flanked by small 8-pane sash windows, a Venetian
window above with sash frames, that to central window with intersecting glazing
bars to head, a blind lunette to pediment with stone Greek cross. Either side
are pairs of 12-pane sash windows to ground and first floors, those to ground
floor with segmental relieving arches with limestone keyblocks. Plinth, storey
band, moulded stone cornice, high plain stone-coped parapet, partially
concealing 3 hipped dormers, and stone-coped gables. Later C18 2-bay wing to
left with similar sashes, storey band and cornice, but lower parapet and hipped
roof. Interior noted as having stone flagged floor to staircase hall, and open
well staircase with slender turned balusters with ramped and wreathed handrail.
(Buildings of England: Northants, p.188).

Listing NGR: SP6129360786

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