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Numbers 5 and 7 (Spring Cottage)

A Grade II Listed Building in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3118 / 52°18'42"N

Longitude: -0.5948 / 0°35'41"W

OS Eastings: 495890

OS Northings: 269117

OS Grid: SP958691

Mapcode National: GBR DYK.0FC

Mapcode Global: VHFPD.M5W3

Entry Name: Numbers 5 and 7 (Spring Cottage)

Listing Date: 17 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371871

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232351

Location: Higham Ferrers, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN10

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Higham Ferrers

Built-Up Area: Higham Ferrers

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Higham Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP96NE (West side)
8/51 Nos.5 and 7 (Spring Cottage)

House, now 2 dwellings. Datestone S/RS/1728. Squared coursed limestone and
brick, now painted, with C20 plain tile roof. L-shape plan. 2 storeys; part with
attic. Main front of 2 wings at right angles with a 2-window range to right of
C20 casements under wood lintels and one-window range to left with casement with
glazing bars under wood lintel. C20 door and lean-to porch, to No.5, at
intersection of wings. C19 door to centre of left hand wing. Front of right wing
rebuilt in brick late C18/early C19. Gabled roof dormer with leaded casement.
Ashlar gable parapets and brick stacks at ridge and end. Gable to end of left
wing has 2 casement windows with glazing bars under wood lintels and datestone
in apex. Interior of No.5 has open fireplace with bressumer in room to right and
similar fireplace in first floor room above. Winder stair to right of fireplace
rises to attic. Chamfered ceiling beams and butt purlin roof structure. Interior
of No.7 has spine beams. House built for Stanton family and originally No.7 was
attached barn and dairy.

Listing NGR: SP9589069117

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