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Wrightons Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Litchborough, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1806 / 52°10'50"N

Longitude: -1.0728 / 1°4'21"W

OS Eastings: 463495

OS Northings: 253997

OS Grid: SP634539

Mapcode National: GBR 9VG.CKX

Mapcode Global: VHCVT.CG76

Entry Name: Wrightons Cottage

Listing Date: 4 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041018

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234751

Location: Litchborough, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Litchborough

Built-Up Area: Litchborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Lichborough St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP65SW (West side)
6/121 No.20 (Wrightons Cottage)


House, formerly farmhouse. Mid C18 with C19 and C20 alterations. Coursed squared
ironstone and ironstone rubble, reed thatch roof, red brick end stack to left,
stone end stack to right. 3-unit plan. 3 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
Central C20 part-glazed door to centre with wood lintel; similar door to right
of centre in C20 porch, A 2-light casement in between, a 3-light casement to
ground floor left and 2-light casements to 1st floor, all with wood lintels.
Quoins and stone-coped gable with kneelers to left. 2-storey extension to right,
originally lower, now under same roof. Interior: chamfered spine beams, one with
ogee stops and open fireplace with chamfered bressumer. 3-bay roof with 2
collars and 2 tiers of purlins. Single-storey extension to the left, fronting
the street, built of stone with thatched roof, housing a double garage.

Listing NGR: SP6349553997

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

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