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Description: The Red House, Gate and Railings
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
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HECKINGTON HIGH STREET
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
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Source: English Heritage
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