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Village Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding, Barns and Stables South and East

A Grade II Listed Building in Gretton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.5371 / 52°32'13"N

Longitude: -0.6767 / 0°40'36"W

OS Eastings: 489852

OS Northings: 294072

OS Grid: SP898940

Mapcode National: GBR DVJ.XC4

Mapcode Global: VHFN6.7H3D

Entry Name: Village Farmhouse and Attached Outbuilding, Barns and Stables South and East

Listing Date: 17 December 1985

Last Amended: 6 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1051730

English Heritage Legacy ID: 229871

Location: Gretton, Corby, Northamptonshire, NN17

County: Northamptonshire

District: Corby

Civil Parish: Gretton

Built-Up Area: Gretton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Gretton St James the Great

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


(North side)
Village Farmhouse and attached
outbuilding, barns and stables
S and E

(Formerly listed as Village Farmhouse and attached barns
and stables to S and E)


Farmhouse and attached barns. Early and mid C18 and C19. Squared coursed
limestone and ironstone with Welsh and Collyweston slate and corrugated
asbestos roofs. House is L-shape plan. 2 storeys. Main front is asymmetrical
3-window range. 6-panel door to left of centre has C19 moulded stone surround
with bracketed cornice and pediment over fanlight with radiating glazing bars.
Sash windows with glazing bars have similar stone surrounds. Evidence of
re-fenestration to first floor right. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and
ashlar stacks at ends. Range of early C18 stables and barns attached to left of
main front by roofed carriage arch with C19 slate roof. Plan doors under wood
lintel. Elevation of stables with haylofts over abutting the road have 2 blocked
door openings with hayloft doors above. Corrugated asbestos roof. Similar range
attached at right angles to rear forming 2 sides of a courtyard. Elevation to
courtyard has some stable doors under wood lintels. Building attached to rear of
farmhouse was probably a granary. Welsh slate roof. External brick stair with
plank doors under wood lintel at head and floor. Interiors not inspected but
house noted as having some panelling and barns have remains of original roof

Listing NGR: SP8985294072

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