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78, Watling Street East

A Grade II Listed Building in Towcester, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1314 / 52°7'53"N

Longitude: -0.9879 / 0°59'16"W

OS Eastings: 469376

OS Northings: 248604

OS Grid: SP693486

Mapcode National: GBR 9W5.91X

Mapcode Global: VHDSH.TPMF

Entry Name: 78, Watling Street East

Listing Date: 14 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189990

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235177

Location: Towcester, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Towcester

Built-Up Area: Towcester

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Towcester St Lawrence

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

13/156 No.78


House. Mid C18, with earlier origins and C19 alterations. Coursed squared
limestone (painted), C20 plain-tile roof, brick ridge and internal stacks.
3-unit plan. 2-storey, 3-window range. 4-panel door to right of centre with
panelled reveals and reeded wood surround with Greek key frieze and straight
hood on brackets. 16-pane sash windows to right, with wood lintels, a canted bay
window to left with 16-pane sash to front, 4-pane to sides, flanked by blocked
window to left and blocked door to right, both with wood lintels. Carriage arch
to far left with plank door and stop-chamfered wood lintel. C19 horned sashes to
first floor with wood lintels. Interior: boxed beams and old stud partitions.
Formerly thatched.

Listing NGR: SP6937648604

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