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Priest's House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Easton on the Hill, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6293 / 52°37'45"N

Longitude: -0.5096 / 0°30'34"W

OS Eastings: 500972

OS Northings: 304548

OS Grid: TF009045

Mapcode National: GBR FW3.3ZF

Mapcode Global: WHGM3.45LM

Entry Name: Priest's House

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 12 October 1988

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 421705

Location: Easton on the Hill, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE9

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Easton on the Hill

Built-Up Area: Easton on the Hill

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Easton-on-the-Hill All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

EASTON ON THE HILL WEST STREET
TF0004 (East side)
10/83 Priest's House
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Chantry
Priests House, now a stable)
GV II*
Priest's house or Rectory now meeting room and museum. Early C16, restored
1867-68 by T.G. Jackson. Squared coursed limestone and ironstone with
Collyweston slate roof. Rectangular, one-unit, plan. 2 storeys. Elevation
abutting West Street, is a 2-window range at first floor. 3-light stone mullion
window to right and similar single-light window to left; both have arch-head
lights, hood moulds and square label stops. Truncated ashlar stack to right end.
Gable to left has similar single-light window to first floor and 2-light window
to ground floor; both have relieving arches over them. Right gable has blocked
rectangular opening at first floor. Rear elevation has a 4-light window, with
King mullion, at ground floor, all similar to windows on front elevation with
relieving arch over. Doorway to right, with 4-centred arch-head and chamfered
jambs, restored mid C19. Shallow stair turret, projects to left. 2 small single
light windows with stone surround, one renewed C19. Ironstone gable over turret
has C19 gable parapets and kneelers. Interior: roll and hollow moulded ceiling
beams and chamfered joists, now all reset at higher level. Remains of 2 C16
fireplaces. C19/C20 roof structure. Stone spiral stair. National Trust property.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p61)


Listing NGR: TF0097204548

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