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Latitude: 52.2255 / 52°13'31"N
Longitude: -1.087 / 1°5'13"W
OS Eastings: 462462
OS Northings: 258977
OS Grid: SP624589
Mapcode National: GBR 9TW.G0B
Mapcode Global: VHCVM.3BQ9
Entry Name: The Old Priory
Listing Date: 18 September 1953
Last Amended: 29 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076524
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360855
Location: Weedon Bec, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7
Civil Parish: Weedon Bec
Built-Up Area: Weedon Bec
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Weedon Bec St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
WEEDON BEC 0AK STREET
SP6258 (North side)
21/209 The Old Priory
18/09/53 (Formerly listed as The Priory
or Oak Tree Farmhouse (No.7
Oak Street) )
House. C16, partly rebuilt C17 with C20 additions. Coursed squared limestone
with ironstone dressings, slate roof, stone end stacks. 2 and 3 storeys.
Irregular plan. Main front of C15 range to garden has 4-light stone arch-mullion
window to ground floor right flanked by offset buttresses, a similar 2-light
window to ground floor left, similar 2-light window to first floor left, a
similar 3-light window to first floor right, and 3-light leaded casement window
to second floor with timber lintel. String courses at first and second floor
levels, ironstone quoins and stone-coped gable with kneelers to right. Similar
fenestration to rear but with one-light windows with moulded stone surrounds to
ground floor rear right angle. C17 range to left of 2 storeys and attic is
obscured by single and 2-storey C20 additions. Left gable end to street has
ironstone bands, quoins and a stone-coped gable with kneelers. Entrance in C20
wing facing street. Interior has chamfered spine beams, one with bar stops, some
stop-chamfered joists, stone fireplaces with moulded stone jambs and lintels and
open fireplace with chamfered bressumer. Some displaced 17 panelling and 2
fitted cupboards with shaped shelves. Collar truss roof.
(Buildings of England: Northants, p.448).
Listing NGR: SP6246258977
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