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The Old Manor House, Barkston

Description: The Old Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 September 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 193112

OS Grid Reference: SK9298841545
OS Grid Coordinates: 492988, 341545
Latitude/Longitude: 52.9632, -0.6170

Location: West Street, Barkston, Lincolnshire NG32 2NL

Locality: Barkston
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG32 2NL

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Listing Text


5/21 The Old Manor House


House, now divided into two properties; originally a C14 house remodelled
in C17 and with extensive alterations of 1863. Coursed limestone and iron-
stone rubble, banded on right hand side, ashlar quoins and dressings,
C20 concrete tiled roof with raised stone coped gables and 2 moulded gable
and off centre ridge stacks. Two storeys with attics; irregular six bay
front. Left hand C19 door with date stone over on a shield shaped plaque
with hood mould incribed 'IAH 1863', flanked by single three light casements
with relieving arches over. A further C19 door to right with a small
C19 fixed light beyond. All ground floor openings have deep ashlar lintels
First floor has a single two light and one three light casements. To the
extreme right it a small square blocked C17 window. In the roof are two
C19 gabled dormers with two light casements. Inside is a possibly
repositioned C14 deep niche with a cusped trefoil head which may have
been a piscina; the back wall in which it is set has a prominent batter
on the inner face. This is the site of a monastic grange.

Listing NGR: SK9298841545

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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