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Abbey Building

A Grade II Listed Building in Daventry, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.2586 / 52°15'30"N

Longitude: -1.1593 / 1°9'33"W

OS Eastings: 457480

OS Northings: 262597

OS Grid: SP574625

Mapcode National: GBR 8S2.7QY

Mapcode Global: VHCVC.VHHG

Plus Code: 9C4W7R5R+C7

Entry Name: Abbey Building

Listing Date: 4 December 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1356600

English Heritage Legacy ID: 359953

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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(East Side)
Abbey Building
SP 5762 1/49 4.12.53.
Former National School now restaurant. 1826 with additions 1870. On site of Medieval
Priory building illustrated in the Gentlemans Magazine for November, 1826, page
401, and repeating many features with slight variations. Coursed squared rubble,
tiled roof with kneelers and stone coping to 2 gables. 2 storeys, slight left
central projection. 1:1:2 windows, ground floor wide casements, 3 light under
dripmoulds, 1st floor 2 similar windows and 2 pointed arched with dripmoulds and
tracery. Left central pointed arched footway.

Listing NGR: SP5748062597

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