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The Yews

A Grade II Listed Building in Gretton, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5401 / 52°32'24"N

Longitude: -0.6744 / 0°40'27"W

OS Eastings: 490002

OS Northings: 294407

OS Grid: SP900944

Mapcode National: GBR DVJ.QBQ

Mapcode Global: VHFN6.8FB3

Entry Name: The Yews

Listing Date: 25 October 1951

Last Amended: 6 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1192508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229850

Location: Gretton, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17

County: Northamptonshire

District: Corby

Civil Parish: Gretton

Built-Up Area: Gretton (Corby)

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Gretton St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP8994, SP9094
10/68, 11/68
25/10/51


GRETTON
HIGH STREET
(South side)
No.24 (The Yews)


(Formerly listed as The Yews, Harringworth Road)


GV II


House. Late C17, part remodelled late C18/early C19. Squared coursed ironstone
and limestone, part banded. Collyweston slate roofs. 4-unit plan with cross
wing. 2 storeys with attic. Main front of 4-window range. Bay second from left
breaks forward as gabled cross wing with two 2-light stone mullion windows, one
with leaded lights staggered between floor and one 3-light stone mullion window,
part with leaded lights, to attic. All have drip moulds. Bay to far left has one
2-light stone mullion window to ground floor and one similar single-light window
to first floor. Gabled turret to left of window formerly housed a staircase.
Return wall of cross wing has two 2-light stone mullion windows with drip
moulds, now blocked. 2-window range to right is of 10-paned sash windows with
moulded stone surrounds. Central 4-panel door between windows has similar
moulded stone surround with plain entablature and simple cornice above. Ashlar
gable parapets and kneelers and truncated ashlar stacks at ridge and end. Rear
has a 4-light stone mullion window with diamond shape leaded lights. Interior
not inspected but hall noted as having an early C19 staircase with stick
balustrade.

Listing NGR: SP9000294407

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

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