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10 and 12, Church Hill

A Grade II Listed Building in Wootton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2017 / 52°12'6"N

Longitude: -0.8866 / 0°53'11"W

OS Eastings: 476189

OS Northings: 256530

OS Grid: SP761565

Mapcode National: GBR BWN.YFS

Mapcode Global: VHDS5.LX4J

Entry Name: 10 and 12, Church Hill

Listing Date: 3 May 1968

Last Amended: 22 January 1976

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1039720

English Heritage Legacy ID: 231980

Location: Wootton, Northampton, Northamptonshire, NN4

County: Northamptonshire

District: Northampton

Civil Parish: Wootton

Built-Up Area: Northampton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Wootton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

(North West Side)
Nos 10 & 12
(Formerly listed as
The Rectory)
SP 7656 29/477 3.5.68.

1630 enlarged 1835 with modern addition. North section built by Jeremiah Stephens,
rector 1626-44 and 1660-65, bears tablet inscribed "DEO:ECCL:IE:STEPH:POS:1630."
Limestone with single courses of ironstone to eaves level, gable end limestone.
Welsh slated roof with kneelers and stone copings, box dormer, west gable and
chimney-stack with 3 octagonal brick shafts. 2 storeys and attics. Stone mullioned
casement windows in chamfered surrounds under dripmoulds.
South wing 1835 for John Prideaux Lightfoot, Rector of Exeter College, Oxford.
Ironstone ashlar, Welsh slated roof, 2 chimney-stacks similar to that of north
section. 2 storeys, sash windows in chamfered reveals, ground floor hood moulds
over windows and 4-centred arched doorway. Modern flat roofed single storey
addition on north. VCH, IV, p292.

Listing NGR: SP7618956530

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