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The Hunt House

A Grade II Listed Building in Paulerspury, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1035 / 52°6'12"N

Longitude: -0.9495 / 0°56'58"W

OS Eastings: 472051

OS Northings: 245540

OS Grid: SP720455

Mapcode National: GBR BXY.0SM

Mapcode Global: VHDSQ.HDF9

Entry Name: The Hunt House

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Last Amended: 22 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041111

English Heritage Legacy ID: 234556

Location: Paulerspury, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Paulerspury

Built-Up Area: Paulerspury

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Paulerspury St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP74NW (North side)
4/46 The Hunt House
01/12/51 (Formerly listed as Stable

- II

Farmhouse, now offices. c.1840. Limestone ashlar with ironstone dressings,
hipped slate roof, brick internal stacks. Double-depth plan. 3-storey, 3-window
range. Central 6-panel door with ornamental overlight in stone surround, with
Ionic pilasters supporting entablature. 16-pane sash windows throughout with
ironstone sills, jambs and flat-arched heads. Chamfered quoins and bracketed
eaves. 2-storey wing to left and C20 extension to rear. Interior has open-well
staircase from ground to second floors with stick balusters, carved tread ends
and ramped mahogany handrail. Formerly the headquarters of the Grafton Hunt and
one of a set of estate buildings erected for the Duke of Grafton. It now houses
the Henry Royce Foundation.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.371)

Listing NGR: SP7205145540

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