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The Round House

A Grade II Listed Building in Alderton, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.1151 / 52°6'54"N

Longitude: -0.9199 / 0°55'11"W

OS Eastings: 474058

OS Northings: 246860

OS Grid: SP740468

Mapcode National: GBR BXS.88M

Mapcode Global: VHDSR.03KC

Entry Name: The Round House

Listing Date: 1 December 1951

Last Amended: 18 May 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190772

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235288

Location: Alderton, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN12

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Alderton

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Alderton St Margaret

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP7446 (West side)
12/51 The Round House
01/12/51 (Formerly listed as House
immediately S of Church
occupied by Major J.H. Fyson)


Cottage. Mid/late C17 with C20 alterations. Coursed limestone rubble, thatch
roof, brick end stack. 1 storey and attic; 4-window range, 4-unit plan. C20 door
to right of centre with wood lintel flanked by 3-light casement windows with
wood lintels. Similar casement window to far right, 2-light casement window to
far left and 2-light casements to attic floor in eyebrow dormers; all have wood
lintels. Right end facing road is rounded. Interior has chamfered spine beams
and open fireplace with cambered ogee-stop-chamfered bressumer. Blocked
inglenook and collar truss roof. Room in rounded end formerly known as the barn.
Has been two or three cottages. Brick ridge stack to blocked inglenook has been
dismantled; chimney-breast survives.

Listing NGR: SP7405846860

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

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