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Elizabeth Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Houghton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2285 / 52°13'42"N

Longitude: -0.8213 / 0°49'16"W

OS Eastings: 480602

OS Northings: 259575

OS Grid: SP806595

Mapcode National: GBR CXW.95V

Mapcode Global: VHDS6.Q75Z

Entry Name: Elizabeth Cottage

Listing Date: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190292

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235533

Location: Little Houghton, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Little Houghton

Built-Up Area: Little Houghton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Little Houghton St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP8059 (North side)
11/133 No.55 (Elizabeth Cottage)


House. Dated 1601, altered C19 and C20. Coursed squared limestone, banded with
ironstone and with ironstone dressings, pantile roof, stone end and ridge
stacks. 3-unit cross-passage plan. 2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. C20 door
to right of centre with wood lintel and relieving arch of alternate limestone
and ironstone 3-light chamfered stone mullion windows to ground and 1st floors,
those to ground floor with similar relieving arches and all with hood moulds.
Gabled dormer window above windows to left of centre with 2-light casement
window, and moulded stone surround and hood mould. Chamfered plinth and
stone-coped gables with kneelers. Re-cut datestone to dormer gable inscribed
WR/1601. Interior has ogee-stop-chamfered spine beams and open fireplace with
cambered chamfered bressumer.
(Little Houghton Coronation Scrapbook, 1953)

Listing NGR: SP8060259575

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

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