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Kings Cliffe House

A Grade II Listed Building in King's Cliffe, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.5633 / 52°33'47"N

Longitude: -0.5183 / 0°31'5"W

OS Eastings: 500536

OS Northings: 297196

OS Grid: TL005971

Mapcode National: GBR FWW.7SL

Mapcode Global: WHGM9.0THR

Entry Name: Kings Cliffe House

Listing Date: 12 October 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1357419

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422478

Location: King's Cliffe, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: King's Cliffe

Built-Up Area: King's Cliffe

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: King's Cliffe All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

TL0097 (South side)
12/160 No.31 (Kings Cliffe House)
House. Mid C18 remodelled and extended early and late C19. Squared coursed
limestone with Collyweston slate roof. Originally 2-unit plan with central hall,
now irregular L-shape. 2 storeys with attic. 5-window range of leaded casements
at first floor. Centre 3-windows are under stone lintels with keyblocks. Window
to far left is under wood lintel. Pair of C19 canted bay windows, with flat
roofs, to ground floor centre. Casement window, to far left. 2-storey, late C19,
canted bay window with conical roof, to far right. Central 6-panel door under
stone lintel. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers to right. Ashlar stacks at
ridge and end. C19 one-bay extension, to left, has casement window with leaded
lights, under shallow stone arches. Centre 3-bays have straight joints flanking,
indicating extent of C18 house. Rear elevation has some leaded casements under
wood lintels, to right, and late C19 gabled ring to left of centre. Interior:
early C19 staircase with stick balustrade to upper landing. Arch-head wall
cupboard, with panelled doors, in hall. Late C19 carved wooden fire surround in
room to far right is by J. J. Bailey a local woodcarver.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p105)

Listing NGR: TL0053697196

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