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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: 1075307



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

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Canons Ashby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 24-Feb-1987

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 360528

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CANONS ASHBY SP5750 19/38 Church Cottage GV II Cottage. Dated 1863. Coursed squared ironstone, tile roof, stone end and ridge stacks. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. C20 plank door in doorway with 4-centred arch, hood mould and carved spandrels. 3-light mullion window to left of door, a similar 2-light window to right both with hood moulds. 4-centred chamfered arch door to right. Doors and windows have stone relieving arches. Over front door datestone with hood mould inscribed HF/D/1863. 2-light mullion windows to first floor. Stone coped gables with kneelers. Initials on datestone are those of Sir Henry Dryden - 'The Antiquary' - and his wife Frances. This cottage is an interesting example of the extensive rebuilding of estate housing undertaken by Sir Henry Dryden. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP5779250578

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National Grid Reference: SP 57792 50578


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