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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: SARACEN'S HEAD INN

List entry Number: 1067693

Location

SARACEN'S HEAD INN, 3, BROOK STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireDaventryDistrict AuthorityDaventry

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 04-Dec-1953

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359922

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

BROOK STREET 1. 5324 (West Side) No 3 (Saracen's Head Inn) SP 5762 1/7 4.12.53. II* GV 2. Mid C18. Rainwater head dated 1769. Front refaced in colourwashed roughcast. Welsh slated roof. 2 storeys, 4 sash windows with glazing bars. Red brick yard elevations have ground floor pair of Venetian windows, arched panels, pedimented doorway. 3 Windows above alternate with arched niches containing terracotta statuettes. Some chequered brickwork. Old tiled roofs with modillioned wood cornices. 2nd doorway Palladian with Greek Ionic half columns, side lights, central semi-circular traceried arch. Interior: fine panelling, good original staircase with carved spandrels, turned balusters, moulded handrail, Doric newel posts.

Listing NGR: SP5712062503

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National Grid Reference: SP 57120 62503

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