ABBEY BUILDING

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1356600
Date first listed:
04-Dec-1953
Statutory Address:
ABBEY BUILDING, MARKET PLACE

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Location

Statutory Address:
ABBEY BUILDING, MARKET PLACE

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

County:
Northamptonshire
District:
Daventry (District Authority)
Parish:
Daventry
National Grid Reference:
SP 57480 62597

Details

MARKET PLACE 1. 5324 (East Side) Abbey Building SP 5762 1/49 4.12.53. II 2. Former National School now restaurant. 1826 with additions 1870. On site of Medieval Priory building illustrated in the Gentlemans Magazine for November, 1826, page 401, and repeating many features with slight variations. Coursed squared rubble, tiled roof with kneelers and stone coping to 2 gables. 2 storeys, slight left central projection. 1:1:2 windows, ground floor wide casements, 3 light under dripmoulds, 1st floor 2 similar windows and 2 pointed arched with dripmoulds and tracery. Left central pointed arched footway.

Listing NGR: SP5748062597

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
359953
Legacy System:
LBS

Sources

Books and journals
'Gentlemans Magazine' in November, (1826), 401

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 22 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/07457/35
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