List entry

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: THE DOWER HOUSE

List entry Number: 1342871

Location

THE DOWER HOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireKetteringDistrict AuthorityWeekley

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 25-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 19-Jun-1992

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 359892

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

WEEKLEY SP98SW BOUGHTON PARK 1337-0/6/220 The Dower House 25/10/51 (Formerly Listed as: BOUGHTON PARK Boughton House) GV II* House. Dated 1705 on rainwater head. Limestone ashlar front, red brick to sides and rear, timber cornice. Hipped Collyweston stone slate roof with 2 massive moulded stone ridge stacks. 2 storeys, 11-window range. Double part- glazed doors in small porch in bay 8. Utterly plain ashlar facade with plate-glazed cross casements. 9 2-light casement pedimented dormers. Low later block links Dower House to Boughton House (q.v.). Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP9007181520

Selected Sources

  1. Unpublished Title  Reference - Title: Part 30 Northamptonshire - Journal Title: Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England

National Grid Reference: SP 90046 81543

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