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Latitude: 52.5372 / 52°32'13"N
Longitude: -0.4742 / 0°28'27"W
OS Eastings: 503586
OS Northings: 294355
OS Grid: TL035943
Mapcode National: GBR FX4.T3C
Mapcode Global: VHFN9.QHPB
Entry Name: Olivers Folly
Listing Date: 23 May 1967
Last Amended: 12 October 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1065990
English Heritage Legacy ID: 422532
Location: Woodnewton, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8
District: East Northamptonshire
Civil Parish: Woodnewton
Built-Up Area: Woodnewton
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Woodnewton St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
WOODNEWTON MAIN STREET
TL0394 (North side)
19/200 No.12 (Olivers Folly)
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as The Horse
Public house, now house. Probably early/mid C18 extended late C18 and C19.
Squared coursed limestone and lias with thatch roof. Originally 2-unit plan now
T-shape. Single storey with attic. Elevation to Main Street has gable end,
abutting road, to left. One-window range, to right, with leaded casement under
wood lintel. C20 casement, to attic, in gable end is also under wood lintel.
Right return wall of cross-wing has C19 style casement, under wood lintel, and
part leaded casement, under eyebrow dormer to attic. Niche at abutment of ranges
has wood lintel. Elevation to left of gable is a similar one-window range with a
C19 part-glazed door under a wood lintel. Gable end, to right, has C20 lean-to
porch, with casement window above, under wood lintel. Brick stacks at ridge and
end. Wing to rear is similar, with thatch roof and lower eaves level. Interior
not inspected. Formerly The Horse and Jockey public house.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p170)
Listing NGR: TL0358694355
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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