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Blacksmiths Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Fotheringhay, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.527 / 52°31'37"N

Longitude: -0.4407 / 0°26'26"W

OS Eastings: 505878

OS Northings: 293271

OS Grid: TL058932

Mapcode National: GBR FXC.HDZ

Mapcode Global: VHFNB.9RV4

Entry Name: Blacksmiths Cottage

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 25 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232633

Location: Fotheringhay, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Fotheringhay

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Fotheringhay St Mary the Virgin and All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


(South side)
Blacksmiths Cottage

(Formerly listed as The Blacksmiths Cottage and Post Office)


Shown as Post Office on Ordnance Survey map.
House. Late C18 and C19. Squared coursed limestone with Collyweston slate
asbestos slate and pantile roofs. Originally 2-unit plan. 2 storeys. 2-window
range. Leaded casements with some original glass, under wood lintel, at first
floor. Early C20 casements, under wood lintels, at ground floor. Central C20
door also under wood lintel. Stone stacks at ends. C19 outbuilding attached to
left has pantile roof and now forms part of main house. Rear elevation has 2
leaded casements, with some original glass, under wood lintels. Lean-to
extension at rear has asbestos slate roof. Interior not inspected but room to
left of entrance probably has open fireplace.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p74)

Listing NGR: TL0587893271

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