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Burford House and Poplars and Wall, Gatepiers and Gates Attached to West poplars and Burford House and Wall, Gatepiers and Gates Attached to West

A Grade II Listed Building in Wellingborough, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3075 / 52°18'27"N

Longitude: -0.6942 / 0°41'39"W

OS Eastings: 489125

OS Northings: 268515

OS Grid: SP891685

Mapcode National: GBR CX2.C9D

Mapcode Global: VHDRW.X8CD

Entry Name: Burford House and Poplars and Wall, Gatepiers and Gates Attached to West poplars and Burford House and Wall, Gatepiers and Gates Attached to West

Listing Date: 9 June 1970

Last Amended: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1191358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233755

Location: Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN8

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Town: Wellingborough

Electoral Ward/Division: Hatton

Built-Up Area: Wellingborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Wellingborough

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP86NE, SP8968SW (South side)
4/102, 9/102 Burford House and Poplars and
O9/06/70 wall, gatepiers and gats
attached to W
(Formerly listed as The
Poplars and Wrought-iron Gates
to garden at The Populars)
- II

Item includes Poplars, The Avenue.
Town house, now two dwellings. Datestone 1778 with C19 additions. Entrance front
of limestone ashlar, rear of squared coursed ironstone with slate roof.
Double-depth plan. 3-storeys, 3-window range; Central C19 door in arched opening
with pediment over, is flanked by canted stone bay windows with C20 casements.
First and second floor have moulded stone cornice over. Flat string course
between ground and first floors. Rusticated quoins, moulded stone cornice and
ashlar parapet with central datestone. Gabled roof with brick stacks at ends.
Mid C19 single-storey extension to right has sash window with moulded stone
surround and hipped roof with large glazed rooflight. Elevation to left has C19
stone window and some sashes with glazing bars. Rear, now Burford House, has 3
sash windows with glazing bars and ashlar gable parapets and kneelers. C18
ironstone wall with C19 gatepiers and wrought-iron gates attached to left of
Burford House. Interior not inspected but The Poplars noted as having a mid C19
staircase with quarter landings and turned balustrade. Other rooms reputed as
having panelling.

Listing NGR: SP8912568515

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

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