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Old Wharf Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

A Grade II Listed Building in Yardley Gobion, West Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1005 / 52°6'1"N

Longitude: -0.882 / 0°52'55"W

OS Eastings: 476674

OS Northings: 245277

OS Grid: SP766452

Mapcode National: GBR BY0.CSL

Mapcode Global: VHDSR.NGKL

Plus Code: 9C4X4429+65

Entry Name: Old Wharf Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding

Listing Date: 18 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041626

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235378

Location: Yardley Gobion, West Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: West Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Yardley Gobion

Built-Up Area: Yardley Gobion

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Potterspury with Furtho and Yardley Gobion

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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4/142 Old Wharf Farmhouse and
attached outbuilding

- II

House, formerly farmhouse. Late C18, with C19 and C20 alterations. Rendered
brick, wood shingle roof, rendered brick end stacks. 2 storeys and attic;
3-window range. 3-unit plan. Central part-glazed plank door with stop-chamfered
wood lintel. 5-light C20 casement windows to ground floor left and right with
wood lintels. Old 3-light casement windows to 1st floor left and right and
similar 2-light casement to 1st floor centre, all with stop-chamfered wood
lintels. Lintels to 3-light casements to 1st floor and to ground floor left have
wood "keyblocks". Single-storey former outbuilding to left originally consisting
of 2-bay cart standing and granary above and small single-storey weigh-house to
right with lean-to slate roof. Interior: stop-chamfered spine beans and open
fireplace with bressumer. Old quarry tile floors. The building is said to have
also been a public house serving the wharf on the Grand Union Canal near which
it stands. The weigh-bridge of 1884 by Pooleys of Liverpool still exists.

Listing NGR: SP7667445277

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