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Hill Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Overthorpe, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.0634 / 52°3'48"N

Longitude: -1.2974 / 1°17'50"W

OS Eastings: 448265

OS Northings: 240785

OS Grid: SP482407

Mapcode National: GBR 7SW.NTC

Mapcode Global: VHCW8.GDHL

Entry Name: Hill Farmhouse

Listing Date: 22 May 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1293624

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234463

Location: Overthorpe, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, OX17

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Overthorpe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Warkworth St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP44SE (East side)
6/192 Overthorpe
Hill Farmhouse


House. Late C17, remodelled c.1970. Coursed limestone and ironstone rubble,
artificial stone slate roof, stone stacks. 2 storeys and attic, 4 bays. Right
bay lower and separately roofed, formed original service wing. C20 stone porch
across 2 right bays has doorway with wood lintel and 6-panel door. Re-used C17
two-light stone mullioned window to right. Original entrance was right of
centre, now filled by 4-light stone mullioned window, part re-used C17 work.
2-light stone mullioned window in left bay. All ground floor windows have
continuous stone hood. First floor windows are all of 2-lights with stone
mullions in moulded frames without hoods. Gabled half dormer second bay from
left with stone mullion and square hood. Coped gable ends with kneelers.
Interior not inspected but said to have been remodelled c.1970 when original
arrangement of rooms altered and C17 staircase removed.
(R.B. Wood-Jones, Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region, 1963,
p.158, Plan and Elevation).

Listing NGR: SP4826540785

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