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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: PAINE'S ALMSHOUSES

List entry Number: 1039816

Location

PAINE'S ALMSHOUSES, WEST STREET

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireEast NorthamptonshireDistrict AuthorityOundle

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 18-Jun-1955

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 231808

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Summary of Building

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History

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Details

WEST STREET 1. (North Side) 1483 ------------ Paine's Almshouses TL 0388 1/12 18.6.55.

II* GV

2. Earlier C17. Two 2 storey wings stand gable end to road with garden between and linked at road end by a wall in the centre of which is a doorway with 4-centred arched head in moulded inset. Above this the moulded coping of the wall is stepped up above the doorway and carries 3 obelisk finials, the central 1 on a 3/4 segment. All walls are rubble and the roofs stone slate. Both the road end gables have a small square finial with crenellated top. Both these gable ends have a 2 storey bay with 5-light mullioned windows,east 1 hipped slate top, west 1 embattled parapet. Elsewhere the windows are random spaced, some stone mullioned some simple early metal casements with leaded lights. On the west wall of the west wing is a datestone D.G. 1753.

Nos 15 to 19 (odd) 25 and 33 to 53 (odd) form a group with Church of St Wilfred, Paine's Almshousese and Oundle Congreational Church.

Listing NGR: TL0384788113

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National Grid Reference: TL 03847 88113

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