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Stukeley House, Stamford

Description: Stukeley House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 22 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 193474

OS Grid Reference: TF0277307259
OS Grid Coordinates: 502773, 307259
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6533, -0.4822

Location: Barn Hill, Stamford, Lincolnshire PE9 2AE

Locality: Stamford
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE9 2AE

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Listing Text

(East Side)
No 9 (Stukeley House)
TF 0207 1/31 22.5.54.
Mid C18 house of 2 storeys and attics in ashlar. Mansard roof of stone slates
with 3 cambered dormers. Plinth. 3 windows with ui+usual treatment. The outer
ones have a central hung sash with single side lights under a cambered head. fliw
jambs consist of small pilasters. Centre window of a single liglt, cambered
head. Those on the ground floor have narrow rusticated frames, and arch to centre
one. Projecting porch with 2 columns in Greek Doric of early C19 date. Door
of 6 panels, 2 glass, with reeded ingoes and a small segmental glazed fanlight.
3 steps. Inset foot scraper. This house is said to be the site of the residence
of William Stukeley, the antiquary, while he was Vicar of All Saints, Stamford,
in the early Cl8. It stands on the site of an earlier house from which Charles
I escaped in disguise prior to his capture in 1646. House designed by George
Portwood, Stamford's leading architect, in 1741. (pevsner).

Garage premises to No 9A,9A,9,10, Sunday School and Nos 12 to 17 (consec) together
with Nos 1 to 8 (consec), All Saints' Place form a group.

Listing NGR: TF0277307259

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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