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The Sycamores

A Grade II Listed Building in Blakesley, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.1481 / 52°8'53"N

Longitude: -1.0857 / 1°5'8"W

OS Eastings: 462654

OS Northings: 250371

OS Grid: SP626503

Mapcode National: GBR 9VV.8BG

Mapcode Global: VHCW0.48CM

Entry Name: The Sycamores

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Last Amended: 14 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294429

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235054

Location: Blakesley, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Blakesley

Built-Up Area: Blakesley

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Blakesley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

BLAKESLEY CHURCH STREET
SP6250 (East side)
10/36 The Sycamores
01/12/51 (Formerly listed as Sycamore
Farmhouse)

GV II

Farmhouse. Dated 1672. Coursed squared ironstone, old plain-tile roof, blue
brick end stacks on stone bases. 2-unit plan. storeys and attic; 2-window
range. Central C19 part-glazed door with coloured glass margin lights, moulded
wood surround and timber lintel. Small rectangular windows with similar glazing
and timber lintel to left. 4-light window with tall ovolo-moulded stone mullions
to ground floor left and right with hood moulds. Similar smaller windows to
first floor and gabled dormers with 3-light hollow-chamfered stone mullion
windows with hood moulds. Stone above left dormer window inscribed MR, another
above right dormer window inscribed 1672. Quoins and stone-coped gables with
kneelers. Lower C19 2-storey, 2-window wing to left. Interior has chamfered
spine beams, one room with fielded panelling, another with open fireplace with
cambered chamfered bressumer.
(Buildings of England: Northaaptonshire, 1973, p.107).


Listing NGR: SP6265450371

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