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Latitude: 52.2745 / 52°16'28"N
Longitude: -1.0018 / 1°0'6"W
OS Eastings: 468205
OS Northings: 264502
OS Grid: SP682645
Mapcode National: GBR 9TD.CKH
Mapcode Global: VHDRX.L387
Entry Name: Althorp, Gardeners House
Listing Date: 2 November 1954
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1356630
English Heritage Legacy ID: 359999
Location: Althorp, Daventry, Northamptonshire, NN7
Civil Parish: Althorp
Traditional County: Northamptonshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire
11/10 Althorp, Gardeners House
House. Mid C18, by Roger Morris. Lias ashlar with slate roof. 2-unit plan.
Single storey with attic. North elevation of 3 bays with open central
venetian arcade with moulded keystone flanked by single arcades, breaking
forward with open arcade on return wall. Cornice with parapet above, centre
portion with open balustrade flanked by blind occulus. Pyramid roof with
central and lateral ashlar stacks. Dormer with pediment and Diocletian
casements. Beneath arcade, cental alcove with marble reclining figure flanked
sashes with glazing bars under flat arches. Vaulted ceiling beneath arcade.
Rear: plain symmetrical with central 6-panelled door and pediment above flanked
by casements with leaded lights. Similar dormer on all sides of roof pyramid.
Lean-to extensions probably C20, to left and right.
(Buildings of England : Northamptonshire, p.82).
Listing NGR: SP6820564502
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