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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.


List entry Number: 1065990



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

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Woodnewton

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-May-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 12-Oct-1988

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 422532

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WOODNEWTON MAIN STREET TL0394 (North side) 19/200 No.12 (Olivers Folly) 23/05/67 (Formerly listed as The Horse and Jockey) GV II Public house, now house. Probably early/mid C18 extended late C18 and C19. Squared coursed limestone and lias with thatch roof. Originally 2-unit plan now T-shape. Single storey with attic. Elevation to Main Street has gable end, abutting road, to left. One-window range, to right, with leaded casement under wood lintel. C20 casement, to attic, in gable end is also under wood lintel. Right return wall of cross-wing has C19 style casement, under wood lintel, and part leaded casement, under eyebrow dormer to attic. Niche at abutment of ranges has wood lintel. Elevation to left of gable is a similar one-window range with a C19 part-glazed door under a wood lintel. Gable end, to right, has C20 lean-to porch, with casement window above, under wood lintel. Brick stacks at ridge and end. Wing to rear is similar, with thatch roof and lower eaves level. Interior not inspected. Formerly The Horse and Jockey public house. (RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p170)

Listing NGR: TL0358694355

Selected Sources

Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire, (1984)

National Grid Reference: TL 03586 94355


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