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Islip House, and Attached Flight of Steps, Gatepiers and Walls

A Grade II Listed Building in Islip, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3973 / 52°23'50"N

Longitude: -0.5471 / 0°32'49"W

OS Eastings: 498955

OS Northings: 278693

OS Grid: SP989786

Mapcode National: GBR FYS.LHX

Mapcode Global: VHFP1.G0NJ

Entry Name: Islip House, and Attached Flight of Steps, Gatepiers and Walls

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 31 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191590

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232471

Location: Islip, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Islip

Built-Up Area: Thrapston

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Islip St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP9878, SP9978
15/39, 16/39

(North side)
Islip House, and attached flight of steps, gatepiers and

(Formerly listed as Guest House, with iron work and terrace garden walls)


Shown on Ordnance Survey map as No.15.
Country house. Mid/late C18. Squared coursed limestone with stuccoed facades and
Collyweston and Welsh slate roofs. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys with attic and
basement. Main front to garden of 7-window range. Central part-glazed door has
moulded wood surround and fanlight with glazing bars. Sash windows with glazing
bars. Hipped roof behind plain parapet and 3 flat-topped dormers. Brick and
stone stacks at ridge. 2-window-range extension to right, remodelled C20.
Entrance front to left of main front is a 5-window range, similar to main front,
but with plain sash windows at ground floor. Central panelled double doors have
fanlight with glazing bars. Flight of steps with wrought-iron handrail forms a
bridge over a basement level walkway. C19 brick extensions to rear. Garden front
has attached brick walls to left and right, each pierced with a C20 iron gate
with C18 ashlar gatepiers. Interior: staircase to entrance front is probably C18
with turned balusters. Main staircase to garden front has stick balustrade
probably altered C20.

Listing NGR: SP9895578693

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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