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Latitude: 52.1198 / 52°7'11"N
Longitude: -1.0366 / 1°2'11"W
OS Eastings: 466058
OS Northings: 247268
OS Grid: SP660472
Mapcode National: GBR 9W9.2RF
Mapcode Global: VHCW0.ZZCB
Entry Name: Hill Farmhouse
Listing Date: 1 December 1951
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1040921
English Heritage Legacy ID: 235020
Location: Abthorpe, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12
District: South Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Abthorpe
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Abthorpe St John the Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
6/2 Hill Farmhouse
Farmhouse. c.1840. Coursed squared ironstone to main block, red brick (English
bond) to wings, hipped slate roofs, brick internal stacks. U-plan. 2-storey,
3-window range. Central double-leaf part-glazed door with panelled reveals and
painted limestone surround with Doric half-columns supporting entablature with
triglyphs and metopes. 16-pane sash windows to ground and first floor windows
with flat-arched heads. Deep overhanging eaves. 2-storey wings to rear have 2-
and 3-light casement windows with segmental-arched heads. Interior not
inspected. One of a umber of model farms built for the 4th Duke of Grafton
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.75; The Northamptonshire Landscape,
J. Steane, 1974, p.240-1).
Listing NGR: SP6605847268
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