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Greyston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Polebrook, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4713 / 52°28'16"N

Longitude: -0.429 / 0°25'44"W

OS Eastings: 506811

OS Northings: 287088

OS Grid: TL068870

Mapcode National: GBR FY5.0C7

Mapcode Global: VHFNQ.J42V

Entry Name: Greyston House

Listing Date: 25 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190655

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232658

Location: Polebrook, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Polebrook

Built-Up Area: Polebrook

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Polebrook All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

TL0687 (West side)
19/103 Greyston House

House. Late C17 with early C19 obliterated datestone. Squared coursed limestone
with pantile roof. Originally 3-unit plan. 2 storeys with attic. 3-window range
at ground floor and 2-window range at first floor. Casement windows under wood
lintels. Window to ground floor far left is a C19 tripartite sash under a
renewed wood lintel. Central C20 door under wood lintel, has early C20 porch 2
buttressess to right are probably C20. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and
ashlar ridge and end stacks, some with moulded cornices. Datestone above porch,
now partially obliterated, has initials "T.S." referring to Thomas Slatcher a
local builder. Interior has ovolo-moulded and stopped spine beams. Room to right
of entrance has a restored open fireplace. Central room has open fireplace with
bressumer. Room to left of entrance have C17 fireplaces with 4-centred arch
heads. First floor room, above, said to have similar fireplace. Various late C19
alterations may incorporate artifacts from elsewhere.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p135)

Listing NGR: TL0681187088

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

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