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Latitude: 52.2419 / 52°14'30"N
Longitude: -1.1037 / 1°6'13"W
OS Eastings: 461293
OS Northings: 260786
OS Grid: SP612607
Mapcode National: GBR 9TN.HR6
Mapcode Global: VHCVD.TXC8
Entry Name: Dodford House
Listing Date: 18 September 1953
Last Amended: 29 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1075250
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360697
Location: Dodford, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7
Civil Parish: Dodford
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Dodford St Mary the Virgin
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
5/51 Dodford House
18/09/53 (Formerly listed as Dodford
Former vicarage, now house. Mid C18 with late C18 addition. Ironstone ashlar,
slate mansard roof, brick end stacks. Central staircase plan. 2 storeys and
attic; 5-window range. Pedimented centre bay breaks forward and has 6-panel
central door with overlight, flanked by small 8-pane sash windows, a Venetian
window above with sash frames, that to central window with intersecting glazing
bars to head, a blind lunette to pediment with stone Greek cross. Either side
are pairs of 12-pane sash windows to ground and first floors, those to ground
floor with segmental relieving arches with limestone keyblocks. Plinth, storey
band, moulded stone cornice, high plain stone-coped parapet, partially
concealing 3 hipped dormers, and stone-coped gables. Later C18 2-bay wing to
left with similar sashes, storey band and cornice, but lower parapet and hipped
roof. Interior noted as having stone flagged floor to staircase hall, and open
well staircase with slender turned balusters with ramped and wreathed handrail.
(Buildings of England: Northants, p.188).
Listing NGR: SP6129360786
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