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The Gate House and Stable Range to North of Northborough Manor House

A Grade I Listed Building in Northborough, City of Peterborough

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Latitude: 52.6562 / 52°39'22"N

Longitude: -0.3001 / 0°18'0"W

OS Eastings: 515080

OS Northings: 307848

OS Grid: TF150078

Mapcode National: GBR GXB.GXY

Mapcode Global: WHHN4.CHBK

Entry Name: The Gate House and Stable Range to North of Northborough Manor House

Listing Date: 15 December 1955

Last Amended: 24 February 1982

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317150

English Heritage Legacy ID: 50216

Location: Northborough, Peterborough, PE6

County: City of Peterborough

Civil Parish: Northborough

Built-Up Area: Northborough

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Northborough St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

The gate house and
stable range to north
of Northborough Manor
(formerly listed as
gate house and stables
at Northborough Castle
TF 1507 27/428 15.12.55
Built in 1330-40 by the de-la-Mare family. The gate house and hall (qv) is all
that survives from a major manor house. There is a large C17 stable range extension
to the west of the gatehouse. Coursed and squared stone with steeply pitched
Collyweston stone roof with coped gable ends over the whole range. The gate house
has slightly lower roof line and has large moulded and chamfered arch through.
Inside there is a narrow bay formerly rib vaulted separated from the larger rib
vaulted south bay by a cross wall with an arched carriageway and a pedestrian
The C17 stables are 2 storeys and attic, 3 widely spaced bays, with 3 gabled
semi-dormers and 3-light ovolo moulded mullion windows with cornices. The ground
floor on the north (road facing) side has row of circular holes. The south side
facing the house has 4 centred and round arched doorways.
VCH Northants Vol II.

Listing NGR: TF1508007848

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