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The Gatehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Finedon, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3394 / 52°20'21"N

Longitude: -0.6635 / 0°39'48"W

OS Eastings: 491153

OS Northings: 272096

OS Grid: SP911720

Mapcode National: GBR DY2.72V

Mapcode Global: VHFP5.GG3G

Entry Name: The Gatehouse

Listing Date: 9 June 1970

Last Amended: 12 March 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371733

English Heritage Legacy ID: 233701

Location: Finedon, Wellingborough, Northamptonshire, NN9

County: Northamptonshire

District: Wellingborough

Civil Parish: Finedon

Built-Up Area: Finedon

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Finedon St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP9172 (West side)
6/49 The Gatehouse
09/06/70 Formerly listed as Gatehouse
to Finedon Hall)
- II
Gatehouse and parish hall, now house. Datestone 1870. Probably by E.F. Law for
William Mackworth-Dolben. Squared coursed ironstone with fishscale tile roof.
Originally probably one-unit hall plan. One storey with attic. 2-window range of
7-light stone mullion windows. C19 plank door has moulded stone surround.
Moulded stone cornice and flat topped C20 roof dormer. Ashlar gable parapets and
stone stacks at ends, Inscription along cornice, "Bear ye one anothers burdens
and so fulfill the law of Christ". Right gable has datestone and moulded stone
roundel with initials "V.R." Arch head niches above and 4 similar -oundels
below. C20 extension to rear. Interior not inspected.
(Finedon Otherwise Thingdon by J.L.H. Bailey, p.131).

Listing NGR: SP9115372096

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