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Latitude: 52.2341 / 52°14'2"N
Longitude: -1.0622 / 1°3'44"W
OS Eastings: 464139
OS Northings: 259959
OS Grid: SP641599
Mapcode National: GBR 9TQ.VN3
Mapcode Global: VHCVM.J3SN
Entry Name: Flore House
Listing Date: 18 January 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1342953
English Heritage Legacy ID: 360774
Location: Flore, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7
Civil Parish: Flore
Built-Up Area: Flore
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
Church of England Parish: Flore All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
FLORE THE AVENUE
SP65NW (West side)
9/128 Flore House
Country house. Early C17 much remodelled and extended C19 and early C20.
Ironstone ashlar, slate roofs, various internal stone stacks. 2 storeys and
attic. Entrance front has C19 grey sandstone gabled porch to left of centre with
large 5-light stone mullion and transom hall window to right and 3-light stone
mullion windows above porch, flanked by gabled bays, that to left with C19 bay
window and 3-light arch mullion window with hood mould above, that to right with
similar windows. Later 2-storey-and-attic, 3-window service wing to right with
bay window and back door. 4-window garden front to south has 3-light stone
arch-mullion windows to ground and first floors and similar smaller windows to
attic in continuous row of gabled dormers with ball finials. Rear elevation to
west has 3-light arch mullion windows with hood moulds to first floor left and
right. In centre a group of similar 2-light window flanked by one-light windows
with similar heads, central stepped gable above, with coat of arms. Gables
either side with 3-light arch mullion windows with hood moulds and ball finials.
Service wing to left. Interior mostly C19 and early C20 with double-height
(Buildings of England: Northants, p.219).
Listing NGR: SP6413959959
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