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Thrapston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thrapston, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3964 / 52°23'47"N

Longitude: -0.5338 / 0°32'1"W

OS Eastings: 499863

OS Northings: 278609

OS Grid: SP998786

Mapcode National: GBR FYS.PW6

Mapcode Global: VHFP1.P1P7

Entry Name: Thrapston House

Listing Date: 31 July 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1226910

English Heritage Legacy ID: 424434

Location: Thrapston, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Thrapston

Built-Up Area: Thrapston

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Thrapston St James

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP9978 THRAPSTON HUNTINGDON ROAD
(North side)

16/176 Thrapston House

GV II


Shown on Ordnance Survey map as No.19.
Town house, now office. c.1805, dated rainwater head c.1842 refers to extension
and remodelling of entrance front. Squared coursed limestone with ashlar facade
and C20 plain-tile roof. Double-depth plan. 2 and 3 storeys. Main front is a
3-window range. Central ashlar porch with square and reeded columns, dentilled
cornice and 6-panel door. Tripartite sash windows with ashlar surrounds and
keyblocks. Raised string course, dentilled wood cornice and ashlar gable
parapets. 2-window range attached to left has dated rainwater head 1842 and sash
windows with ashlar surrounds; those to first floor have keyblocks. Left bay
breaks forward slightly. Raised string course and moulded cornice with plain
ashlar parapet. Rear elevation is probably early C19; 3-window range of unhorned
sash windows with glazing bars under gauged stone heads. 5-window range to
second floor and C20 replacement windows. Centre bay breaks forward to ground
and first floor and has gabled roof and large central sash window to staircase.
Left gable has one sash windows with glazing bars, under wood lintel. Interior
has large mid C19 staircase with square balusters. Included for group value.
(Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.430).


Listing NGR: SP9986378609

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