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Eaglethorpe House

A Grade II Listed Building in Warmington, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.5114 / 52°30'41"N

Longitude: -0.4154 / 0°24'55"W

OS Eastings: 507636

OS Northings: 291570

OS Grid: TL076915

Mapcode National: GBR FXL.HSY

Mapcode Global: VHFNJ.R48L

Entry Name: Eaglethorpe House

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 25 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1371957

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232719

Location: Warmington, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Warmington

Built-Up Area: Warmington

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Warmington St Mary the Blessed Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


(North side)
No.4 (Eaglethorpe House)

(Formerly listed as Eaglethorpe House)


House now 2 dwellings. Late C16/early C17 for Ormes family, extended early/mid
C19. Squared coursed limestone with ashlar dressings and Collyweston slate
roof. Originally probably 3-unit plan. 2 storeys with attic. Main front is an
irregular 6-window range of 2-, 3- and 4-light stone mullion windows. 3 windows
to the right at first floor are C16/C17, others are C19; those at ground floor
have had sills lowered C19. Central C19 panelled door with 4-centred-arch head
and moulded stone surround. Ashlar quoins and ashlar gable parapets. 4 gabled
roof dormers have casement windows with glazing bars. Ashlar ridge and end
stacks with moulded cornices. Straight joint, to right of entrance, indicates
extent of C19 addition. C19 single-storey building attached to left of main
front. Interior: early C19 staircase with stick balustrade. Stop-chamfered cross
beams. Doorway, between rooms to right of entrance, laid to come from
Fotheringhay Castle, has a 4-centred-arch head with a falcon in fetlock and
double rose in the spandrels. The door is made up of 4 early C16 panels. C17
fireplace said to be in first floor room.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p164)

Listing NGR: TL0763691570

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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