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Estate Office Including 10 Castle Ashby

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Ashby, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2248 / 52°13'29"N

Longitude: -0.7395 / 0°44'22"W

OS Eastings: 486198

OS Northings: 259256

OS Grid: SP861592

Mapcode National: GBR CXZ.KTT

Mapcode Global: VHDS8.4BFT

Plus Code: 9C4X67F6+W6

Entry Name: Estate Office Including 10 Castle Ashby

Listing Date: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294118

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235423

Location: Castle Ashby, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Castle Ashby

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Castle Ashby St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Description

CASTLE ASHBY CASTLE ASHBY PARK
SP8659
13/23 Estate Office, including 10
Castle Ashby

GV II

Coach-house, now estate office, garages and dwellings. Late C17/early C18
altered C20. Rectangular 2-storey, 7-bay range. Coursed limestone rubble with
limestone dressings, pantile roof, stone end and internal stacks. On side facing
west range of Castle Ashby (q.v.) plain ashlar pilasters define bays. C20 garage
doors to centre and bay left of right end bay. Stone cross windows to other bays
with moulded stone surrounds. 4 gabled roof dormers and stone-coped gables with
kneelers. Irregular rear elevation with central panelled door with overlight in
moulded stone surround flanked by wood mullion and transom windows with wood
lintels. Other later doors to far left and to right of centre with wood lintels
and right with flat-arched head. Central doors to gable ends and single-storey
link to left of probably C19 date joining building to stable block (q.v.). The
building appears on an estate map of 1760 when it was detached and formed part
of a formal composition with Stable block which then extended in U-plan round
the building, since partly demolished.
(Castle Ashby archives)


Listing NGR: SP8619859256

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