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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: 1051657



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

County: Northamptonshire

District: Kettering

District Type: District Authority


National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 14-Apr-1976

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 230082

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1. 5326 HEADLANDS (West Side) ----------- No 52 (Saint Peter's School) SP 87 NE 2/63


2. Formerly called "Sunnylands, built 1894 for William Timpson, founder of nation-wide boot and shoe manufacturing and retailing firm. Architect: J A Gotch. Red brick, gabled tiled roof, stone dressings. 3 storeys, moulded bands at window head levels, plinth, balustraded terrace on east front with steps north and south. Stone mullioned and transomed casement windows. Large chimneystacks with wedge shaped vertical mouldings, corbelled caps. Stone front doorway has arch in surround of Doric pilasters under enriched entablature carrying finials and strapwork. See The British Architect. 24.8.1894.

Listing NGR: SP8664177747

Selected Sources

Books and journals
'The British Architect' in The British Architect: 24 August, (1894)

National Grid Reference: SP 86641 77747


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