18, 18A, 20, 20A AND 22, SHEEP STREET


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Listed Building
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Statutory Address:
18, 18A, 20, 20A AND 22, SHEEP STREET


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Statutory Address:
18, 18A, 20, 20A AND 22, SHEEP STREET

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

Northampton (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SP 75367 60687


SHEEP STREET 1. 5327 (East Side)

Nos 18, 18A, 20, 20A, & 22 SP 7560 NW 1/81 9.12.68. II GV

2. C17, heightened earlier C18 by addition of top floor. Ashlar up to 2nd floor level, stucco above. Welsh slated roof. 7 windows to each upper floor. Late C19 or early C20 shop fronts. 1st floor simplified Ionic pilasters under moulding; 2 niches at No 20. May have been town house of Earl of Halifax. Plaque commemorates Dr Doddridge's famous Dissenting Academy here circa 1740-52. Formerly included No 24, now demolished. VCH, III, p 38.

Nos 18, 18A, 20 20A and 22 form a group.

Listing NGR: SP7536760687


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Books and journals
Ryland, W, Adkins, D, Sejeantson, R, The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, (1930), 38


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: 18 Dec 2002
Reference: IOE01/09802/12
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr A. S. Pirie. Source Historic England Archive
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