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Church Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Canons Ashby, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1505 / 52°9'1"N

Longitude: -1.1568 / 1°9'24"W

OS Eastings: 457792

OS Northings: 250578

OS Grid: SP577505

Mapcode National: GBR 8TF.2CS

Mapcode Global: VHCVY.W6TS

Entry Name: Church Cottage

Listing Date: 24 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075307

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360528

Location: Canons Ashby, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Canons Ashby

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

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Listing Text

19/38 Church Cottage
Cottage. Dated 1863. Coursed squared ironstone, tile roof, stone end and ridge
stacks. 2-unit plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. C20 plank door in
doorway with 4-centred arch, hood mould and carved spandrels. 3-light mullion
window to left of door, a similar 2-light window to right both with hood moulds.
4-centred chamfered arch door to right. Doors and windows have stone relieving
arches. Over front door datestone with hood mould inscribed HF/D/1863. 2-light
mullion windows to first floor. Stone coped gables with kneelers. Initials on
datestone are those of Sir Henry Dryden - 'The Antiquary' - and his wife
Frances. This cottage is an interesting example of the extensive rebuilding of
estate housing undertaken by Sir Henry Dryden. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP5779250578

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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