Kirby Farmhouse

4 Sep 1999
Kirby Farmhouse, Careys Road, Paulerspury, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12 7NX
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

PAULERSPURY CAREYS ROAD SP74NM (West side) Pury End 4/38 Kirby Farmhouse

- II

Farmhouse. C17 with later alterations. Coursed squared limestone, slate roof, brick end stack. T-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 2-window range. Main front to yard has C20 porch to right and 2-light casement windows throughout, except for 1-light window above porch, all with timber lintels. Wing to rear right.

2-storey, 2-window late C18 or early C19 extension to right, formerly housing dairy etc., now part of general accommodation. Interior has old tile floors, moulded spine beam, open fireplace with moulded cambered bressumer and bread oven, one early C18 veined marble chimneypiece, old doors and fine open-well staircase from ground floor to attic with turned balusters and ball finials to newel posts. A fragment of fireback found during renovations has been dated c.1640 (preserved in house).

Listing NGR: SP7092045764


This is part of the Series: IOE01/1858 IOE Records taken by Robert Skears; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Robert Skears. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Skears, Robert

Rights Holder: Skears, Robert


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