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Rutland House, Stamford

Description: Rutland House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 193616

OS Grid Reference: TF0241106892
OS Grid Coordinates: 502411, 306892
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6501, -0.4876

Location: Tinwell Road, Stamford, Lincolnshire PE9 2QD

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

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Listing Text

Nos 1 to 19 (consec)
TF 0206 3/152 No 20 (Rutland House)
Characteristic row of Regency type 3-storey terrace houses in ashlar, One composition.
Nos 1 to 7 are stuccoed. Bands at lintel level of doors, and between 2nd and 3rd
storeys. Moulded plaster cornice. Slate roof. Each house has 2 windows, those
of 2nd storey being full-length with a good cast-iron balcony to each. All windows
are in plain reveals, and nearly all have glazing bars.
Most doors are 4-panelled, and all have a semi-circular fanlight with glazing bars,
corresponding to semi-circular head of ground floor windows to each house.
No 8, which is about the centre of the elevation, has 4-window frontage, and a
2nd floor balcony extending along the whole frontage, with a canopy on slender
fluted cast-iron pillars. All balconies have scrolled brackets Nos 9 to 12 have
outside Venetian shutters, cast iron balconies without canopies, but each comprising
both second floor windows Nos 8 to 12 are divided by pilaster strips rimming
through all storeys, with anthemion ornamented capitals.
Nos 13 to 20 are similar to Nos 1 to 7. Pilaster strips at either end of elevation
have Greek Key ornament. No 4 has small wood treillage porch. Small gardens in
front, with low stone wall and 4 stone gateposts with moulded capping and Greek
Key ornament. Nos 15 to 19 have same sized frontage, but only one window to each
storey. Rutland House is set back at West end of terrace, but is a continuation
of it. Entrance door in wall with stone piers, and architrave surmounted by 2
stone ball finials.

Nos 1 to 20 (consec) form a group.

Listing NGR: TF0241106892

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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