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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: BARTON SEAGRAVE HALL

List entry Number: 1372597

Location

BARTON SEAGRAVE HALL, BARTON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireKetteringDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Feb-1950

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 230072

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

1. 5326 BARTON ROAD BARTON SEAGRAVE --------------- Barton Seagrave Hall SP 87 NE 2/5 27.2.50.

II* GV

2. 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

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ryland, W, Adkins, D, Sejeantson, R, The Victoria History of the County of Northampton, (1930), 176

National Grid Reference: SP 88748 77304

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