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68, 70 AND 72, HIGH STREET

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.

Name: 68, 70 AND 72, HIGH STREET

List entry Number: 1051723


68, 70 AND 72, HIGH STREET

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

County: Northamptonshire

District: Corby

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Gretton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 25-Feb-1957

Date of most recent amendment: 06-Mar-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 229854

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SP8994 10/72 25/02/57

GRETTON HIGH STREET (South side) Nos.68, 70 and 72

(Formerly listed as row of 3 cottages immediately N of Ivy House)


House, now 3 dwellings. Datestone I.H.A.G/1699. Squared coursed limestone with Collyweston slate roof. Originally 3-unit plan. 2 storeys with attic. Together comprising a 5-window range of 2-light stone mullion windows at first floor. One similar window to ground floor far left. Other ground floor windows are C19 and C20 under wood and concrete lintels. 3 C20 doors to centre of range, that to left has a square-head moulded stone surround. Chamfered plinth and moulded string course, between floors. 5 C19 Lincolnshire dormers. Ashlar gable parapets and stone and ashlar stacks at ridge and end, that to centre has moulded stone cornices. Oval window in moulded stone surround with datestone above, to first floor left. C18 wing to rear of No.72. Interior of No.68 has early C19 staircase with stick balustrade and wreathed handrails; room to left has early C19 cornices.

Listing NGR: SP8992994201

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National Grid Reference: SP 89929 94201


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