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Barton Seagrave Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Kettering, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.3866 / 52°23'11"N

Longitude: -0.6974 / 0°41'50"W

OS Eastings: 488748

OS Northings: 277304

OS Grid: SP887773

Mapcode National: GBR CW3.BH4

Mapcode Global: VHDRH.V8NS

Entry Name: Barton Seagrave Hall

Listing Date: 27 February 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1372597

English Heritage Legacy ID: 230072

Location: Kettering, Northamptonshire, NN15

County: Northamptonshire

District: Kettering

Town: Kettering

Electoral Ward/Division: Barton

Built-Up Area: Kettering

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Barton Seagrave St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

Barton Seagrave Hall
SP 87 NE 2/5 27.2.50.


Built for Bridges family. C18 country house in grounds. Initials WB and date
1725 on rainwater heads. Stone, ashlar front, Collyweston slate roof behind wooden
cornice moulding. 2 storeys, attics; end blocks and central pedimented block project.
2:3:1:3:2 sash windows with glazing bars, plain surrounds and small keystones.
4 stone chimney stacks. Central doorway has bolection moulded surround, Roman
Doric fluted pilasters, segmental pediment. 2 fold 6 panel door, oblong fanlight
with glazing bars. 2 pedimented sash dormers. Attic window and stone coped gable
to each end block. Early C19 conservatory on right. 5 window west side elevation
on left has central doorway with pediment on consoles. Single storey and attic
north east wing has 6 pedimented dormers, 5 ground floor and 2 dummy windows.
C19 north west wing in keeping.
Interior retains good moulded doorcases, dados, skirting boards. Close string
newel staircase with turned balusters, ball finials to panelled newels with pendants.
V.C.H., III, p 176.

Barton Seagrave Hall, Orangery and Outbuilding form a group.

Listing NGR: SP8874877304

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