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Living Stones

A Grade II Listed Building in Flore, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.235 / 52°14'5"N

Longitude: -1.0631 / 1°3'47"W

OS Eastings: 464080

OS Northings: 260054

OS Grid: SP640600

Mapcode National: GBR 9TQ.VD1

Mapcode Global: VHCVM.J3C0

Plus Code: 9C4W6WMP+XQ

Entry Name: Living Stones

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1031792

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360773

Location: Flore, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Flore

Built-Up Area: Flore

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Flore All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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- II
Former vicarage, now house. Largely rebuilt 1815, probably by Daniel Harris of
Oxford; C17 origins. Coursed squared ironstone, slate roofs, brick end and ridge
stacks. Central staircase plan. 2-storey, 3-window range. Main block has central
part-glazed door with round-arched head and fanlight, arch inscribed AUDE HOSPES
CONTEMNERE OPES/K.M.R.T./1815. 12-pane sash window to left with stone lintel and
keyblock, a pair of C19 plate glass sash windows to right with stone lintels,
and 4-pane C19 sash windows to first floor with stone lintels and keyblocks.
Storey band, moulded stone eaves, roof hipped to left, a stone coped gable to
right with kneelers. Lower, 2-storey, 1-window wing to right has 12-pane sash
windows with stone lintels and keyblocks and stone coped gable with kneelers.
First floor window to right gable end with hood mould, blocked and partially
covered by later brick stack to right. Service wing to rear right. Interior:
staircase hall has stone floor and open well staircase with stick balusters,
carved tread ends and ramped and wreathed handrail.
(Peterborough Diocesan Records in Northants Record Office).

Listing NGR: SP6408060054

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