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A Grade I Listed Building in Oundle, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4818 / 52°28'54"N

Longitude: -0.4659 / 0°27'57"W

OS Eastings: 504278

OS Northings: 288208

OS Grid: TL042882

Mapcode National: GBR FXX.925

Mapcode Global: VHFNH.WW19

Entry Name: Berrystead

Listing Date: 18 June 1955

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1190983

English Heritage Legacy ID: 231769

Location: Oundle, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Oundle

Built-Up Area: Oundle

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Oundlew Ashton

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

1. (East Side)
1483 ------------
No 16 (Berrystead)
TL 0488 1/54 18.6.55.


Set back from the road with a low walled forecourt. Built circa 1700. A magnificent
house of massive proportions. 2 storeys, attics and semi-basement, ashlar, stone
slate roof double gabled. Good stone chimney stacks, triple flues, on each gable,
and 1 off centre left on forward ridge. Chamfered quoins, dentilled eaves cornice.
7 windows;- 2, 3, 2, slight central breakforward, band between the storeys. 3
dormers with shallow curved tops. Ground floor and 1st floor windows early sash
with heavy glazing bars (except 3 ground floor right of centre), wooden cases,
plain wide architraves with keystones. Central entrance approached by flight of 5 5
stone steps with wrought iron rails. Doorway moulded architrave and triangular
pediment on 2 consoles, panelled door. Six 2-light stone mullioned windows to the
basement. Good interior and garden front.

All the listed buildings on the east side of North Street form a group.

Listing NGR: TL0427888208

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

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