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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1040895



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Blakesley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 01-Dec-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Dec-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 235052

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BLAKESLEY CHURCH STREET SP6250 (East side) 10/34 No.12a (Walnut Farm House) 01/12/51 (Formerly listed as building, now used as stables immediately North-East of Vicarage)


House. Dated 1689, renovated C20. Coursed ironstone rubble with limestone dressings, old plain-tile roof. 2-unit plan. 2-storey, 5-window range. Central 6-panel door with timber lintel. 2-light C20 casement windows to ground and first floors with timber lintels. Gable ends have 2-light flat-faced stone mullion leaded windows with moulded sills and surrounds and circular window in gable with moulded stone surround. Similar 2-light windows to rear elevation facing churchyard. Plinth, quoins, storey band, moulded stone eaves and stone-coped gables with kneelers, all of limestone. Interior noted as having open fireplace with stop-chamfered bressumer and stop-chamfered spine beam. Long used as an outbuilding, formerly perhaps school house. Datestone inscribed TP/1689 has been removed from exterior and placed inside. (Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.107).

Listing NGR: SP6271950434

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, (1961), 107

National Grid Reference: SP 62719 50434


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