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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: 1041564



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

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Little Houghton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 06-Sep-1988

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 235536

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LITTLE HOUGHTON BEDFORD ROAD SP8059 (North side) 11/136 Nos.79 and 81

- II

Pair of cottages. Late C17/early C18 extended C18 and altered C19 and C20. Coursed limestone and ironstone rubble, C20 interlocking tile roof, brick end and ridge stacks. Probably a 2-unit plan originally, extended to 3 with further one-unit extension. Original core (shared between 79 and 81) has blocked door, formerly central, with wood lintel and 3-light casement windows to ground floor and 1st floor left and 2-light C20 casement to 1st floor right, all with wood lintels. This core has alternate bands of ironstone and limestone to its walling. C18 full height, 1-bay extension to right is chiefly of coursed limestone rubble with ironstone quoins. This part has 4-panel door of No.81 to left with wood lintel and C20 hood, a C20 3-light casement to ground floor right and 2-light casement to 1st floor both with wood lintels. Ironstone-coped gables with kneelers either end of extended core. Lower 2-storey, 1-window extension to left with 4-panel door to No.79 to right with C20 hood, and 3-light casements to ground and lst floor, all with wood lintels. Interior noted as having chamfered spine beams.

Listing NGR: SP8065959536

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National Grid Reference: SP 80659 59536


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