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Saracen's Head Inn

A Grade II* Listed Building in Daventry, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2577 / 52°15'27"N

Longitude: -1.1646 / 1°9'52"W

OS Eastings: 457120

OS Northings: 262503

OS Grid: SP571625

Mapcode National: GBR 8S2.DD8

Mapcode Global: VHCVC.RJP2

Entry Name: Saracen's Head Inn

Listing Date: 4 December 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1067693

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359922

Location: Daventry, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Daventry

Built-Up Area: Daventry

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Daventry Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

BROOK STREET
1.
5324
(West Side)
No 3
(Saracen's Head Inn)
SP 5762 1/7 4.12.53.
II* GV
2.
Mid C18. Rainwater head dated 1769. Front refaced in colourwashed roughcast.
Welsh slated roof. 2 storeys, 4 sash windows with glazing bars. Red brick yard
elevations have ground floor pair of Venetian windows, arched panels, pedimented
doorway. 3 Windows above alternate with arched niches containing terracotta statuettes.
Some chequered brickwork. Old tiled roofs with modillioned wood cornices. 2nd
doorway Palladian with Greek Ionic half columns, side lights, central semi-circular
traceried arch.
Interior: fine panelling, good original staircase with carved spandrels, turned
balusters, moulded handrail, Doric newel posts.


Listing NGR: SP5712062503

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