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Latitude: 52.614 / 52°36'50"N
Longitude: -0.531 / 0°31'51"W
OS Eastings: 499558
OS Northings: 302817
OS Grid: SK995028
Mapcode National: GBR FW8.4K1
Mapcode Global: WHGM2.TKBD
Entry Name: The Engine the Hermitage
Listing Date: 31 March 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1191759
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232907
Location: Collyweston, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE9
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Collyweston
Built-Up Area: Collyweston
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Collyweston St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
COLLYWESTON HIGH STREET
SK9902 (North side)
8/42 The Engine and The Hermitage
2 dwellings. C17, C18, restored C20. Squared coursed limestone with Collyweston
slate roof. Originally probably each of 2-unit plans, together forming an
L-shape range. Single storey with attics. Together comprising a window range.
2 canted bay windows with C20 casements, to left and right of centre, have
Collyweston slate roofs. C20 single-light casements, under wood lintels, to left
and right of each bay window. C19 and C20 casements under flood lintels to far
left and right. One C19 casement under eaves, to left, and 4 gabled eaves
dormers to attic. The 3 dormers to The Engine are C20. C20 door to centre of
range, has C19 wooden porch. C20 door and porch to left. Ashlar gable parapet to
right. Stone and ashlar stacks at ridge. Bay to far right is probably a C18
addition. C19 lean-to extensions to rear. Elevation to left of The Hermitage
partially reconstructed C20. Interior of The Engine has ovolo moulded spine beam
and open fireplace with similar moulded bressumer in centre room. Room to left
also has open fireplace with bressumer and timber stud wall. Interior of The
Hermitage has remains of an entry giving access to the rear, at the junction
between the 2 properties. Part used for a time as The Engine Public House.
Included for group value.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p34)
Listing NGR: SK9956202816
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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