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Wheatsheaf Hotel

A Grade II* Listed Building in Daventry, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2563 / 52°15'22"N

Longitude: -1.1632 / 1°9'47"W

OS Eastings: 457218

OS Northings: 262341

OS Grid: SP572623

Mapcode National: GBR 8S2.DRR

Mapcode Global: VHCVC.SKF6

Plus Code: 9C4W7R4P+GP

Entry Name: Wheatsheaf Hotel

Listing Date: 4 December 1953

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298930

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359987

Location: Daventry, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Daventry

Built-Up Area: Daventry

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Daventry Holy Cross

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Description

In the entry for: SHEAF STREET
(West Side)
1/79
No 44
(Wheatsheaf Hotel)
Grade II shall be amended to read Grade II* (star)

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SHEAF STREET
1.
5324
(West Side)
No 44
(Wheatsheaf Hotel)
SP 5762 1/79 4.12.53.
II GV
2.
Early C17, refronted early to mid C19. Stucco road front, hipped Welsh slated
roof. 3 storeys, 7 sash windows in reveals. Tall plinth, rusticated quoins.
Arched doorway wide carriage entrance. Tiled roofed back wings, central courtyard.
Interior includes rooms (said to retain original panelling) used by Charles I
before battle of Naseby. Painted canvas ornament reputed to survive in one room.
Good C17 staircase. Included partly for historical interest.


Listing NGR: SP5721862341

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