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Latitude: 52.4359 / 52°26'9"N
Longitude: -0.4014 / 0°24'5"W
OS Eastings: 508771
OS Northings: 283192
OS Grid: TL087831
Mapcode National: GBR GZX.7B8
Mapcode Global: VHFNY.014G
Entry Name: The Convent
Listing Date: 25 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1293429
English Heritage Legacy ID: 232700
Location: Thurning, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Thurning
Traditional County: Huntingdonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Thurning St James the Great
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/08/2011
(Formerly listed as LUDDINGTON ROAD (North side) The Convent)
House. Probably late C16 and mid C19. Close-studded timber framing and painted
brick, with lathe and plaster and brick infill panels. Thatched roof.
3-unit lobby entry plan. 2 storeys 3-window range of C19 horizontal sliding
sashes, with glazing bars, at first floor and C20 casements with, glazing bars,
at ground floor. Blocked window between first floor windows to left may be
original C16 opening. Blocked doorway to right of centre. 2 bays to centre and
left have exposed timber framing with diagonal wind braces to first floor.
Ground floor infilled with brickwork. Bay to right reconstructed in brick mid
C19. Windows are under shallow brick arches and blocked door to far right has
similar head. Central brick and stone stack, now rendered. Rear elevation is
similar with C20 door and porch to right of centre and exposed timber framing to
centre and right. Interior not inspected but noted as having open fireplace and
(Giggins B., Drawing at National Monuments Record Photographic Collection)
Listing NGR: TL0877183192
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