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Shutlanger Grove Farmhouse and Attached Walls, Gates and Gatepiers and Ha Ha

A Grade II Listed Building in Shutlanger, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1327 / 52°7'57"N

Longitude: -0.9366 / 0°56'11"W

OS Eastings: 472881

OS Northings: 248794

OS Grid: SP728487

Mapcode National: GBR BXK.B0D

Mapcode Global: VHDSJ.QN6G

Entry Name: Shutlanger Grove Farmhouse and Attached Walls, Gates and Gatepiers and Ha Ha

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Last Amended: 15 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040941

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234961

Location: Shutlanger, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Shutlanger

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Stoke Bruerne St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


7/144 Shutlanger Grove Farmhouse and
01/12/51 attached walls, gates and
gatepiers and ha-ha
(Formerly listed as Shutlanger
Grove Farmhouse and farm


Farmhouse. c.1840. Red brick in Flemish bond with limestone dressings, hipped
slate roofs, yellow brick internal stacks. Double-depth plan. 2-storey, 3-window
range. Central double-leaf part-glazed doors, approached by 2 stone steps, in
stone porch with unfluted Doric columns, supporting entablature with triglyths
to frieze, deep moulded cornice and blocking cornice. 12-pane sash windows with
moulded stone surrounds. Plinth, stone quoins, storey band and band below deep
projecting eaves. Lower symmetrical 2-storey, 2-window wings, set-back either
side with similar windows, storey band and quoins. Single-storey 4-bay wings,
further set-back complete tripartite composition with blind depressed-arched
arcades with imposts; stone plinth and quoins. Arches to right of main block
frame 2-light casement windows to alternate bays, with wood lintels. Terminal
single-storey 1-window pavilions with pyramidal roofs, square blind windows with
stone sills and flat-arched heads with keyblocks; quoins. Right terminal
building formerly joined to farm buildings surrounding yard to rear. Left
single-storey wing open to yard on 3 timber posts with wood lintels for cart
standings. Limestone walls with limestone gatepiers and terminal piers and
cast-iron gates extend from ends of single-storey wings to ha-ha dividing garden
from field. Interior: stone-paved staircase hall with steeply ramped handrail
and stick balusters. Grey veined marble chimneypiece in drawing room. Stone
cellar. With farm buildings (q.v.) one of a number of model farms built for the
Duke of Grafton.
(Grafton Papers deposited in Northamptonshire Record Office; J. Steane: The
Northamptonshire Landscape 1974, p240-1)

Listing NGR: SP7288148794

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