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Walnut Farm House

A Grade II Listed Building in Blakesley, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1486 / 52°8'55"N

Longitude: -1.0848 / 1°5'5"W

OS Eastings: 462719

OS Northings: 250434

OS Grid: SP627504

Mapcode National: GBR 9VV.8KX

Mapcode Global: VHCW0.48W5

Entry Name: Walnut Farm House

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Last Amended: 14 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040895

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235052

Location: Blakesley, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Blakesley

Built-Up Area: Blakesley

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Blakesley St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP6250 (East side)
10/34 No.12a (Walnut Farm House)
01/12/51 (Formerly listed as building,
now used as stables
immediately North-East of


House. Dated 1689, renovated C20. Coursed ironstone rubble with limestone
dressings, old plain-tile roof. 2-unit plan. 2-storey, 5-window range. Central
6-panel door with timber lintel. 2-light C20 casement windows to ground and
first floors with timber lintels. Gable ends have 2-light flat-faced stone
mullion leaded windows with moulded sills and surrounds and circular window in
gable with moulded stone surround. Similar 2-light windows to rear elevation
facing churchyard. Plinth, quoins, storey band, moulded stone eaves and
stone-coped gables with kneelers, all of limestone. Interior noted as having
open fireplace with stop-chamfered bressumer and stop-chamfered spine beam. Long
used as an outbuilding, formerly perhaps school house. Datestone inscribed
TP/1689 has been removed from exterior and placed inside.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.107).

Listing NGR: SP6271950434

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