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Skirbeck House, Fishtoft

Description: Skirbeck House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 January 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 191945

OS Grid Reference: TF3283946482
OS Grid Coordinates: 532839, 346482
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9992, -0.0220

Location: Rawsons Lane, Fishtoft, Lincolnshire PE21 9HT

Locality: Fishtoft
Local Authority: Boston Borough Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE21 9HT

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/29 Skirbeck House

House. Early C18, refronted and raised c.1800 with c.1840
addition and alterations. Red brick in Flemish bond with painted
ashiar dressings, hipped slate roof with red brick wall stacks.
L-plan. 3 storey, 7 bay front arranged 2:5, with second floor
cill band and deeply overhanging eaves. Off-centre 6 panel door
with fan traceried overlight, having panelled reveals, set in
ornate doorcase with shafted and collared pilasters, supporting
pediment with Gothick lozenge tracery and palmette decoration.
To right a single and to left 2 canted margin light bay windows
with flat lead tops. To first floor 7 glazing bar sashes with
splayed rubbed brick arches and painted ashlar keystones. To
second floor 7 smaller similar windows. To the rear is an
earlier C18 wing with brick coped gables. Interior retains
joinery of c.1800 character with arches and fluted keyblocks.
Slender turned balusters to staircase with carved string and
moulded handrail.

Listing NGR: TF3283946482

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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