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1 and 3, Wood Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Higham Ferrers, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3056 / 52°18'20"N

Longitude: -0.5925 / 0°35'32"W

OS Eastings: 496066

OS Northings: 268433

OS Grid: SP960684

Mapcode National: GBR DYK.F19

Mapcode Global: VHFPD.P94V

Entry Name: 1 and 3, Wood Street

Listing Date: 17 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040365

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232373

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

SP9668SW (South side)
20/72 Nos.1 and 3

House, now 2 dwellings. C15, remodelled C18. Squared coursed limestone with
asbestos tile roof. Originally open hall now 2 storeys. 4-window range at first
floor with 2 horizontal sash windows, with glazing bars, to right and 2 C19 sash
windows to left. 2 early C19 sash windows with glazing bars to ground floor. 2
C20 ribbed doors to centre. All openings have wood lintels. Gable parapet and
brick stack to left. Interior of No.1 has fine medieval roof structure of 2 bays
with central moulded arch-braced truss with carved wooden corbels supporting
colonettes. Arched wind braces to each bay. Fragments of C18 moulded cornice to
ceiling. Small c17/C18 fireplace with bressumer. The ground floor
through-passage has C18 timber framing with brick infilling. Part of a medieval
hall, probably sub-divided C17 or C18.

Listing NGR: SP9606668433

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

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