Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1051659

Date first listed: 27-Feb-1950

Date of most recent amendment: 14-Apr-1976

Statutory Address: CAREY HOUSE, 42, LOWER STREET


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Statutory Address: CAREY HOUSE, 42, LOWER STREET

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

County: Northamptonshire

District: Kettering (District Authority)

National Grid Reference: SP 86538 78904


1. 5326 LOWER STREET (East Side) ------------ No 42 (Carey House) (formerly listed as Baptist Mission House) SP 8678 1/15 27.2.50.


2. C18 house of Northamptonshire sandstone refaced with stucco. Collyweston slate roof with 3 hipped dormers behind parapet and cornice. 2 storeys and attics, 1st floor band. 7 sash windows with glazing bars and keystones. Central 6 panelled door and fanlight with glazing bars in surround of Doric half columns, entablatures, open pediment. Plinth. 3 stone chimney stacks with mouldings. Interior retains some panelling. C18 chimneypieces and late C18 or early C19 staircase.

A plaque records the foundation in this house in 1792 of the Baptist Missionary Society by William Carey of Leicester.

Listing NGR: SP8653878904


The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 230089

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing