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Wothorpe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wothorpe, City of Peterborough

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Latitude: 52.6403 / 52°38'25"N

Longitude: -0.4828 / 0°28'58"W

OS Eastings: 502760

OS Northings: 305810

OS Grid: TF027058

Mapcode National: GBR FVY.JRD

Mapcode Global: WHGLX.KW9R

Plus Code: 9C4XJGR8+4V

Entry Name: Wothorpe House

Listing Date: 24 February 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127412

English Heritage Legacy ID: 50505

Location: Wothorpe, Peterborough, PE9

County: City of Peterborough

Civil Parish: Wothorpe

Built-Up Area: Wothorpe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

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Wothorpe House
TF 0205 32/709
Circa 1860-70. Victorian house in rock faced stone with freestone dressings.
Steeply pitched Collyweston stone roof with wide eaves and arched brace timber-frame
gables on brackets supported on corbel heads.
Two storeys and attic. Asymmetrical north-west front with right hand slightly
advanced gable, the ground floor has squarebay with cusped arch lights and
wide eaves on brackets, above is a window with 3 shouldered arch lights.
Central semi-dormer with gable on brackets.
Left hand, 2 storeyed gabled porch with diagonal angle buttresses with set-offs,
and moulded arch doorway with Burghley arms above, and first floor Gothic
traceried 2-light window.
The south-west garden front has advanced right hand twin gables with oriel
and ground floor canted bay with square first floor bay rising from hipped
roof. large stone chimney stacks with slits between the square shafts.
Interior: Hall fireplace with corbelled stone hood; moulded ceiling beams
with arched braces on corbels and chamfered joists. Open-well staircase has
Gothic traceried balusters.

Listing NGR: TF0276005810

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