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GRAND UNION CANAL LITTLE BRAUNSTON LOCK KEEPERS COTTAGE AND SPILLWAY AT BRIDGE NUMBER 3

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: GRAND UNION CANAL LITTLE BRAUNSTON LOCK KEEPERS COTTAGE AND SPILLWAY AT BRIDGE NUMBER 3

List entry Number: 1054856

Location

GRAND UNION CANAL LITTLE BRAUNSTON LOCK KEEPERS COTTAGE AND SPILLWAY AT BRIDGE NUMBER 3

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

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Braunston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Mar-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 360968

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History

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Details

BRAUNSTON GRAND UNION CANAL SP56NW Little Braunston 4/77 Lock Keepers Cottage and spillway at bridge No.3

- II

Cottage. c.1800. Remodelled late C19. Brick, tile roof, brick stack to right. T-plan. Two storeys; one bay. Doorway on left has plank door and wood lintel continued over 2-light casement window to right. One-light casement window with plain brick frame to first floor. Extension to left, brick, slate roof, one storey, one bay has one-light transomed window with wood lintel. Extension to rear, brick, tile roof, central stack. One storey, 2 bays. Brick arch to spill-way below with blue brick adjoining walls flanking channel from the canal Two 2-light C20 casement windows with brick frames to ground and first floor. Interior not inspected. The Grand Junction Canal was authorised by Act of Parliament in 1793, The Braunston section was complete by 1796. In 1929 it was taken over by the Grand Union Canal Company and the name was changed. (A.H. Faulkner; The Grand Junction Canal, 1972).

Listing NGR: SP5468465993

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Faulkner, A H , The Grand Junction Canal, (1972)

National Grid Reference: SP 54684 65993

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