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Numbers 7 and 8 and Attached Shop

A Grade II Listed Building in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3065 / 52°18'23"N

Longitude: -0.593 / 0°35'34"W

OS Eastings: 496026

OS Northings: 268526

OS Grid: SP960685

Mapcode National: GBR DYK.6XF

Mapcode Global: VHFPD.N9V6

Entry Name: Numbers 7 and 8 and Attached Shop

Listing Date: 23 September 1950

Last Amended: 17 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040363

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232364

Location: Higham Ferrers, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN10

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Higham Ferrers

Built-Up Area: Higham Ferrers

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Higham Ferrers St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


(West side)
Nos.7 and 8 and attached shop

(Formerly listed as No.7, No.8)


Town house, now 3 flats, house and shop. Mid C18. Squared coursed limestone with
ashlar dressings, Collyweston slate and concrete tile roofs. Double-depth plan.
2 storeys with attic. 8-window range; centre 2 bays have pediment over. Unhorned
sash windows with glazing bars to first floor and ground floor centre 2 bays.
Those at first floor are under a continuous raised band and those at ground
floor have gauged stone heads with keyblocks. 2 bays to ground floor left have
tripartite sash windows with glazing bars, under rendered heads. Panelled door
between left hand bays has moulded plaster surround. Early C20 shop front to 3
bays to far right. Rusticated quoins to corners and flanking centre 2 bays.
Moulded cornice with parapet above, having upturned ends. Flat-topped roof
dormers with horizontal sliding sash windows. Ashlar gable parapets and stone
stacks at ridge and end. Armorial plaque in pediment. Rear elevation has 3
irregular gables. Interior of No.7 has staircase with stick balustrade.

Listing NGR: SP9602668526

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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