HARBOROUGH HILL HOUSE AND ATTACHED STABLES AND COACH HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1051755
Date first listed:
06-Mar-1987
Statutory Address:
HARBOROUGH HILL HOUSE AND ATTACHED STABLES AND COACH HOUSE, HARRINGWORTH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
HARBOROUGH HILL HOUSE AND ATTACHED STABLES AND COACH HOUSE, HARRINGWORTH ROAD

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

County:
Northamptonshire
District:
Corby (District Authority)
Parish:
Gretton
National Grid Reference:
SP 89982 94845

Details

SP8994, SP9094 10/53, 11/53

GRETTON HARRINGWORTH R0AD (North side) Harborough Hill House and attached stables and coach house

GV II

House. Datestone WN/1858/XI. Squared coursed limestone with ashlar dressings and Collyweston slate roof. Double depth plan. 2 storeys with attic. Entrance front of 3-window range of C19 casements, with similar centre window; all under gauged stone heads with keyblocks. Central gabled porch has arch-head opening with panelled door. Pair of gables with arch-head attic windows have semi circular merlon with ball finial between. Probably reset from Kirby Hall (q.v.). Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and stone stacks rising from central valley. Datestone in porch. Garden front to left is similar of 3-window range with central blank arch at ground floor with rusticated pilasters and spandrels and moulded cornice over. Arms of Earls of Winchelsea in upper part of arch. This feature and the merlon on the entrance front were probably reset from Kirby Hall. C20 extension to left. Former stables and coach house are attached to extreme right of front. Interior has some 6-panelled doors and panelled window reveals. Built as agents house for Kirby Hall estate.



Listing NGR: SP8998294845

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
229836
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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Date: 27 Oct 2001
Reference: IOE01/05652/11
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Rockett. Source Historic England Archive
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