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Longhills Hall, Branston and Mere

Description: Longhills Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 August 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 192302

OS Grid Reference: TF0356966867
OS Grid Coordinates: 503569, 366867
Latitude/Longitude: 53.1888, -0.4514

Location: Potterhanworth Road, Lincoln LN4 1HX

Locality: Branston and Mere
Local Authority: North Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN4 1HX

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Listing Text

1/24 (north side)

23/8/67 Longhills Hall


Country house. Mid C18 altered by George Basevi 1836. Coursed rubble, render with
ashlar dressings. Slate hipped roof and various stone stacks. Quoins, cornice,
parapet topped with obelisk finials at the corners. North front, 5-bay, with central
projecting bay topped with pediment. Part corchere with 4 Tuscan Doric columns.
Double doors flanked by side lights. Eitherside 2 glazing bar sashes with moulded
eared surrounds and moulded sill band. Above central glazing bar sash with moulded
surround and flat hood supported on brackets. Eitherside 2 glazing bar sashes with
moulded surrounds. Segment headed window in pediment, and 2 dormers topped with
segmental pediments. West front, 3 bays with projecting bays eitherside. Recessed centre, bays eitherside. Recessed centre,
with Venetian French window, flanked by 2 Venetian windows all with moulded
surrounds. Above 3 glazing bar sashes with moulded surrounds, the central one topped
with a pediment. Both projecting bays have dormers with pediments. South front, 7
bays with glazing bar sashes with moulded surrounds, those on the ground floor eared,
those above with flat hoods, to west a 3 window bow with copped parapet. Above 2
pedimented dormers. Interior has 3 good mid-C18 fireplaces and a fine early C19 stone
staircase with iron railings.

Listing NGR: TF0356966867

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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