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Thorns Farmhouse, Aswarby and Swarby

Description: Thorns Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 192653

OS Grid Reference: TF0810040489
OS Grid Coordinates: 508100, 340489
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9509, -0.3925

Location: Aswarby, Lincolnshire NG34 8SG

Locality: Aswarby and Swarby
Local Authority: North Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG34 8SG

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Listing Text

(North side)

5/18 Thorns Farm House

Farmhouse. 1852. Built for the Whichcote family of Aswarby Park. Red brick
in Flemish bond with ashlar dressings, slate roof with 2 gable stacks
having moulded and dentillated ashlar cornices and single plain gable stack
to rear range. L-plan. 2 storey 3 bay front, the middle bay is advanced and
has an open pediment, dentillated eaves cornice. Central glazed double
doors with bordered stained glass lights and stained glass fanlight in a
semi circular arched surround with plain ashlar impost and key blocks.
Flanked by single glazing bar sashes. To first floor are 3 similar windows.
All windows have cambered brick heads with flush splayed ashlar lintels. In
the central gable is an ashlar plaque bearing the date 1852 in raised

Listing NGR: TF0810040489

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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