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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Newnham, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2323 / 52°13'56"N

Longitude: -1.1515 / 1°9'5"W

OS Eastings: 458046

OS Northings: 259684

OS Grid: SP580596

Mapcode National: GBR 8SG.3NY

Mapcode Global: VHCVL.0531

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 29 April 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1342956

English Heritage Legacy ID: 360789

Location: Newnham, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN11

County: Northamptonshire

District: Daventry

Civil Parish: Newnham

Built-Up Area: Newnham

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Newnham St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

NEWNHAM CHURCH HILL
SP5859 (West side)
15/143 The Cottage
GV II
House. Built 1857 for Mrs. Elizabeth Key and her daughter. White brick, coursed
squared ironstone to left side elevation, plain tile roofs, brick ridge stacks.
2-storey, 3-window range. The centre is recessed between two wide bays and has
Jacobean style shaped gable and part-glazed door in porch with stone coped
gable. Tudor-arched chamfered brick doorway with hood moulds; first floor window
above with Gothick sash window to hood mould. Bays either side have bargeboards
and finials, a canted bay window to left with similar sashes and battlemented
parapet, a timber conservatory of c.l870 to right with pointed arched lights,
spandrels filled with coloured glass and matching bargeboards, and double
Gothick sash windows to first floor left and right with hood moulds. Interior
has staircase hall with staircase at far end lit by tall window with 4-centred
head and coloured glass. Open-well staircase with chamfered stick balusters,
carved tread ends and ramped and wreathed mahogony handrail.


Listing NGR: SP5804659684

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