Dun Cow Public House / South Farmhouse

29 Apr 2003
Dun Cow Public House, Glapthorn, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8 5BE
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South Farmhouse, Main Street, Glapthorn, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8 5BE
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This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

GLAPTHORN MAIN STREET TL0290 (North side) 16/87 South Farmhouse GV II

Farmhouse now house. Probably late C17 altered C19 and C20. Squared coursed limestone with reconstituted stone slate roof. 3-unit plan. 2 storeys. 4-window range of C19 style casements under wood lintels. Window above front door is C20.

4-panel door to left of centre under reconstituted stone lintel is a C20 replacement. Ashlar gable parapets and ashlar ridge and end stacks, one has moulded cornice. Rear elevation is similar with a projecting corner window and some C20 windows. Interior: entrance hall has staircase with stick balustrade.

Rooms to left and right of entrance have open fireplaces with bressumers.

Fireplace to right of entrance also has an oven. Stop-chamfered spine beams.

Said to have been used for a time as the Dun Cow public house.

(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p79)

Listing NGR: TL0225590266


This is part of the Series: IOE01/0060 IOE Records taken by Roger Ashley; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England


© Mr Roger Ashley. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

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Photographer: Ashley, Roger

Rights Holder: Ashley, Roger


Limestone, Stone, Stuart Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Monument (By Form)