55 High Street

55 High Street

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II

List Entry Number: 1371770

Date first listed: 23-Sep-1950

Statutory Address: 55, HIGH STREET
County: Northamptonshire
District: Wellingborough (District Authority)
Parish: Finedon
National Grid Reference: SP 91772 72062

FINEDON HIGH STREET SP9172 (Northside) 6/26 No.55 23/09/50


Farmhouse, now house. Probably early C18. Limestone ashlar with ironstone dressings and slate roof. Originally 2-unit plan. 2 storeys with attic; 3-window range. Central C20 door under flat arch with keyblock. C19 and C20 casements with wood mullions and transoms under flat arch heads with keyblocks. Ironstone quoins and string course linking ground floor keyblocks. Moulded stone cornice with inscription:”Here ended the fire after spreading 214 yards 1739″. Pair of flat top roof dormers. Ashlar gable parapets and kneelers and stone stacks at ends. Side gables are ironstone. Interior has spine beams and open fireplace with bressumer in room to right of entrance. C19 extensions to rear.

Listing NGR: SP9177272062

Author: Adminp

Peter Munton


Peter Munton