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Sundial Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Yarwell, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5676 / 52°34'3"N

Longitude: -0.422 / 0°25'19"W

OS Eastings: 507052

OS Northings: 297811

OS Grid: TL070978

Mapcode National: GBR FX0.24F

Mapcode Global: WHGMB.HQ8G

Plus Code: 9C4XHH9H+26

Entry Name: Sundial Cottage

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 12 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225875

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422894

Location: Yarwell, North Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Yarwell

Built-Up Area: Yarwell

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Yarwell St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

YARWELL MAIN STREET
TL0797 (North side)
15/228 Sundial Cottage
23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Sundial
House)
GV II
Shown as Chareen on Ordnance Survey map.
House. C17 modified C19. Regular coursed limestone with ashlar banding and
dressings. Collyweston slate roof. 3-unit plan, with rear wing. Single storey
with attic. Main front of 4 bays, 3-window range. Centre 2 bays are ashlar, and
break forward separately. These projections were originally intended to continue
at roof level to form gabled eaves dormers; probably removed C19. Bay to right
of centre has C19 tripartite sash window set in and breaking through a moulded
stone surround, formerly a stone mullion window. Chamfered plinth below window
and moulded string course above. Similar tripartite sash window, to far right,
has moulded stone surround with cornice over. C19 casement window, to far left,
has similar surround with cornice over. Small single-light window, to left of
centre, has single-light C19 casement window, above, set under eaves. Bay to
left of centre has a 6-panelled door with a moulded stone surround and 4-centred
arch-head. Flanking single-light windows, with moulded stone surrounds, now
blocked. Chamfered plinth below and moulded stone cornice above. 3 hipped eaves
dormers with C19 casement windows. Ashlar gable parapets and ashlar ridge and
end stacks. Left gable has an inscribed sundial. Rear elevation has a projecting
wing, to left, with C19 casement windows and a C19 oven, with hipped roof, to
right. Fragments of chamfered masonry reset to centre of range. Interior not
inspected but noted as having ogee moulded spine beam in centre room with a chip
carved rosette in the soffitt. Plank door with moulded battens and original
hinges.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p174)


Listing NGR: TL0705297811

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