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Holdenby House, Carriage Arch Approximately 130 Metres North East

A Grade I Listed Building in Holdenby, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3032 / 52°18'11"N

Longitude: -0.9836 / 0°59'1"W

OS Eastings: 469399

OS Northings: 267714

OS Grid: SP693677

Mapcode National: GBR 9T1.J4C

Mapcode Global: VHDRQ.WCVQ

Entry Name: Holdenby House, Carriage Arch Approximately 130 Metres North East

Listing Date: 2 November 1984

Last Amended: 8 November 1984

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1203593

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360206

Location: Holdenby, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN6

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Holdenby

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: East Haddon and Holdenby St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


7/217 Holdenby House, carriage arch
02/11/84 approx 130 metres north-east
(Formerly listed as Gateways
to Outer Court)


Carriage arch to outer court of Holdenby Palace. Datestone 1583. Built for
Sir Christopher Hatton. Limestone ashlar and squared coursed lias. Central
archway has stepped voissoir with scroll pediment above surmounted by square
obelisk. Flanking niches in bottom stage. One of pair of carriage arches.
Site scheduled as ancient monument. (q.v. carriage arch approx 130 metres
north east of Holdenby House.)
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.263)

Listing NGR: SP6939967714

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

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