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Latitude: 52.2256 / 52°13'32"N
Longitude: -1.0948 / 1°5'41"W
OS Eastings: 461930
OS Northings: 258982
OS Grid: SP619589
Mapcode National: GBR 9TW.D1D
Mapcode Global: VHCVL.ZB36
Entry Name: The Firs
Listing Date: 18 September 1953
Last Amended: 29 April 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1076483
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360857
Location: Weedon Bec, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7
Civil Parish: Weedon Bec
Built-Up Area: Weedon Bec
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Weedon Bec St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
WEEDON BEC QUEEN STREET
SP6158 (North side)
20/211 No.72 (The Firs)
18/09/53 (Formerly-listed as Firs
Farmhouse. Dated 1692. Ironstone ashlar, old tile roof, brick and and ridge
stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys and attic, 5-window range. Entrance front to yard has
central 6-panelled double-leaf door with moulded stone surround and bond mould
and small horizontal oval window above with raised stone surround and 2-light
ogee-moulded stone mullion windows with moulded sills and hood moulds
throughout. Datestone below central first floor window inscribed I/TE/1692.
Moulded stone plinth, eaves and stone-coped gables with kneelers. Wing to rear
felt of banded ironstone and limestone has similar windows and stone coped rear
gable with kneeler and one ball finial. Similar windows without hood mooulds and
banded stonework to rear. Interior has agee-stop-chartered spine beams,
ogee-stop moulded spine beams, stone flagged floors, open fireplace with
oqee-stop-chamfered bressumer, a balaction moulded stone fireplace in upper
floor and collar truss roof.
(Buildings of England: Northants, p.448).
Listing NGR: SP6193058982
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