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Flore House

A Grade II Listed Building in Flore, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342953

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360774

Location: Flore, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

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

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Listing Text

FLORE THE AVENUE
SP65NW (West side)
9/128 Flore House
18/01/68
- II
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
staircase hall.
(Buildings of England: Northants, p.219).


Listing NGR: SP6413959959

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