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Manor Farmhouse, Helpringham

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 192615

OS Grid Reference: TF1400740730
OS Grid Coordinates: 514007, 340730
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9518, -0.3045

Location: The Green, Helpringham, Lincolnshire NG34 0RH

Locality: Helpringham
Local Authority: North Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG34 0RH

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There is also a scheduled monument, Helpringham Village Cross, at the same location as this building or very close to it. This may be related in some way or possibly a different name for the same structure.

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Listing Text

TF 1440-1540
(east side)
Manor Farmhouse
G.V. II*

House. Late C17, altered C19. Limestone ashlar and coursed
limestone rubble, pantiled roofs with raised stone coped gables,
2 stone gable stacks with moulded cornices, single brick ridge
stack. L-plan. 2 storey plus attics, 7 bay front with plinth,
dogtooth brick eaves course to right and moulded ashlar eaves
course to left. In the right hand block are central 6 flush
panelled double doors with domed hemispherical hood supported on
scrolled wooden brackets with paterae. Flanked by pairs of 2
light plain casements. To first floor are 3 similar windows with
2 blocked openings. to left is a 6 flush panelled door with
panelled wooden surround, dentillated pediment, triglyph frieze
and scrolled brackets. To right is a 3 light plain casement. In
the roof are C19 dormers, 2 light plain casements with brick
cheeks. To right is a single bay single storey early C19 red
brick extension in English garden wall bond of 3 with dogtooth
eaves course. Pantiled roof and single gable stack. A single
plain sash with segmental rubbed brick head. Interior retains
some full height raised and fielded panelling, matching shutters,
a good two door panelled corner cupboard, moulded cornices,
double panelled doors and other joinery. The back stair is late
C18 with stick balusters. Rear range has a good early C18 triple
cupboard with raised and fielded panels, segmental bolection
moulded heads and keyblocks. Interior not fully inspected.

Listing NGR: TF1400740730

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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