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Denton Manor House, Denton

Description: Denton Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 193297

OS Grid Reference: SK8614532482
OS Grid Coordinates: 486145, 332482
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8829, -0.7213

Locality: Denton
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: NG32 1LL

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Listing Text

SK 8632-8732
(south side)
Denton Manor House
House. C17, but with extensive alterations and additions of
1953, and 1965, by Marshall Sisson for Sir Bruno Welby. Coursed
ironstone rubble with ashlar quoins and Collyweston diminishing
coursed slate roof with stone coped gables and single ashlar
ridge and gable stacks. L-plan. 2 storey with attics, 5 bay
front, the left hand end bay is an addition of 1953, advanced and
separately gabled. Chamfered stone plinth. Off-centre C20
planked door set in chamfered ashlar surround with moulded
cornice. To right a 4 light window. To left, beyond the garden
wall, 2 further 4 light windows and in the advanced bay 2 pairs
of C20 French doors. To first floor are 3 three light windows
and beyond to the left a C20 glazing bar 3 light window. In the
gabled dormer with finials, to the right, is a 2 light window.
All windows have chamfered mullions and moulded cornices. There
have been 3 former houses in Denton Park. The last one, built in
1883 by Sir Arthur Blomfield was demolished c.1940.

Listing NGR: SK8614532482

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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