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The Old School Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Cottesbrooke, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3548 / 52°21'17"N

Longitude: -0.9557 / 0°57'20"W

OS Eastings: 471222

OS Northings: 273483

OS Grid: SP712734

Mapcode National: GBR BTT.C6B

Mapcode Global: VHDRK.D24M

Entry Name: The Old School Cottages

Listing Date: 8 November 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039111

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360120

Location: Cottesbrooke, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN6

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Cottesbrooke

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Cottesbrooke All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


14/131 No.1,2,3,4 and 5 (The Old
School Cottages)

- II

6 Almshouses now 4, datestone 1651. Squared coursed lias with artificial stone
slate roof. Originally one unit each, single storey. Each unit has 3-light
restored stone mullion with C20 glazing. C19 ribbed doors in pairs under
flat stone arched heads with keystones. School room attached to left probably
early C19 of 2-window range in similar style. Ashlar parapets with brick
stacks at ridge. Rear similar with paired entrances and sashes set in stone
mullions. Inscribed tablet at rear, "Endowed by Sir John Langham Bart. Anno
Dommini 1651". Right gable has C17 gable parapets and kneelers with moulded
string course below. Original tablet dated 1651 in gable.
(Buildings of England Northamptonshire p.163).

Listing NGR: SP7122273483

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