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Upper Gate House and Lower Gate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Denton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2145 / 52°12'52"N

Longitude: -0.7744 / 0°46'27"W

OS Eastings: 483833

OS Northings: 258069

OS Grid: SP838580

Mapcode National: GBR CY4.31W

Mapcode Global: VHDS7.JLGR

Plus Code: 9C4X667G+Q6

Entry Name: Upper Gate House and Lower Gate House

Listing Date: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190081

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235484

Location: Denton, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Denton

Built-Up Area: Denton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Denton St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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SP8358 (East side)
15/84 Upper Gate House and Lower
Gate House


Pair of houses, formerly inn. C18, altered C20. Coursed squared limestone, reed
thatch roof, brick end and ridge stacks. 2- and 3- unit plans. 2 storeys and
attic; 7-window range. Central carriage arch with depressed-arched head. C20
2-light casement window to far left and to right of centre, that to left (Lower
Gate House) with flat-arched head, that to right (Upper Gate House) with wood
lintel. 2-light casement windows to ground and 1st floors with flat-arched
heads. Two roof dormers with 2-light casement windows. Stone-coped gables. Ridge
stack to right of centre is cross-shaped and is partly original. Interior: Lower
Gate House has large open fireplace with chamfered bressumer in room which was
formerly a bakery. Chamfered spine beams, old stud crown glass overlight. Collar
truss roof with 2 tiers of purlins and ridge piece. Upper Gate House has spine

Listing NGR: SP8383358069

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