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The Dower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke Bruerne, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1424 / 52°8'32"N

Longitude: -0.9158 / 0°54'57"W

OS Eastings: 474289

OS Northings: 249899

OS Grid: SP742498

Mapcode National: GBR BXD.P82

Mapcode Global: VHDSK.2DPZ

Entry Name: The Dower House

Listing Date: 15 March 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1189718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235005

Location: Stoke Bruerne, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Stoke Bruerne

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Stoke Bruerne St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

(East side)
13/184 The Dower House


House. Dated 1636, altered early C19 and C20. Coursed limestone rubble, thatch
roof, brick ridge, end and lateral stacks. L plan, lobby-entry house. 2 storeys.
Blocked door to right of centre with wood lintel, C20 porch in re-entrant angle
with projecting wing to left. 24-pane sash window to left of blocked door,
2-light casement window to right, both with wood lintels. 3-light casement
window to first floor in eyebrow dormer. Projecting wing has 3-light casement
window to ground floor gable end, a 2-light casement above and to ground floor
right side, all with wood lintels. Small ironstone datestone in right gable
inscribed: WAT/1636. Interior: stop-chamfered spine beams and some original
stop-chamfered joists. Pair of open fireplaces, back-to-back with stop-chamfered
bressumer. Collar truss roof.

Listing NGR: SP7428949899

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

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