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The Red House, Gate and Railings, Heckington

Description: The Red House, Gate and Railings

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 192608

OS Grid Reference: TF1421643882
OS Grid Coordinates: 514216, 343882
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9801, -0.3003

Location: 63 High Street, Heckington NG34 9QU

Locality: Heckington
Local Authority: North Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG34 9QU

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Listing Text

TF 1443-1543
(south side)
No.63, The Red
House, gate and

House, gate and railings. c.1787, altered early C19. Red brick
in Flemish bond, slate roof with raised stone coped gables, 2
gable stacks, cast iron railings. T-plan. 3 storey, 5 bay front
with first and second floor bands. Central half glazed double
doors up 3 ashlar steps. Plain wood pilastered surround with
narrow leaded hood. Flanked by pairs of tall glazing bar sashes
with rectangular early C19 top lights. To first floor are 5
glazing bar sashes and to second floor are 5 similar smaller
windows. All windows have flat rubbed brick arched heads.
Interior retains 6 panelled doors and a dogleg turned baluster
staircase with carved string. In the right hand room is raised
and fielded dado panelling and in the left hand room a mid C19
white marble fireplace with semi-circular arched opening. In
front of the house are early C19 spear point railings on a
sandstone ashlar plinth with matching central double gates. The
posts have urn finials and the corner piers are of yellow brick
with pyramidal limestone ashlar copings.

Listing NGR: TF1421643882

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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