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Premises Occupied by Ymca Youth Centre, Stamford

Description: Premises Occupied by Ymca Youth Centre

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1974
English Heritage Building ID: 193801

OS Grid Reference: TF0271607060
OS Grid Coordinates: 502716, 307060
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6516, -0.4831

Location: St Peter's Street, Stamford, Lincolnshire PE9 2PE

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

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Premises occupied by
YMCA Youth Centre
TF 0207 1/322
Circa 1840, 2 storeys. Elaborate classical front in ashlar, with chanelled rusticated
ground floor. 3 full-length upper windows with hung sashes with glazing bars in
shouldered architraves with frieze and cornice. Moulded band between storeys breaking
forward into pediment with modillions over inset door of 4 panels with rectangular
fanlight and exaggerated batten. 2 recessed round-arched ground floor windows
with keystone. Attic storey over moulded cornice with lion masks and parapet with
2 groups of balusters and one plain panel. Formerly possessed cupola. Built
as the Stamford Institution cr Camera Obscura House. Architect, Edward Browning?

No 7, Premises occupied by YMCA Youth Centre and No l0 form a group.

Listing NGR: TF0271607060

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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