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Gardeners Cottage, Edenham

Description: Gardeners Cottage

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 15 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 194097

OS Grid Reference: TF0472422472
OS Grid Coordinates: 504724, 322472
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7897, -0.4485

Locality: Edenham
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE10 0LY

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Listing Text

TF 02 SW

6/123 Gardeners Cottage


Gardeners cottage. c.1723, possibly by Sir John Vanbrugh.
Ashlar, decorative tiled facetted roof with pineapple wooden
finial. Single ridge yellow brick stack having ashlar base and
moulded top. Rectangular plan with facetted end front. Single
storey with attics, 3 bay front having plinth, rusticated quoins,
plain frieze with raised panels, moulded cornice. Central semi-
circular panelled door with vermiculated surface, flanked by
single fixed glazing bar lights. All openings are semi-circular
headed with stepped reveals and keyblocks. In the roof is a
semi-circular headed dormer with scrolled sides, ball finials
and leaded roof. The sides are of squared limestone rubble and
have pairs of 3 light glazing bar windows and in the roof 2
pedimented dormers with glazing bar lights and rendered cheeks.
In Grimsthorpe Park, part of building work for First Duke of

Listing NGR: TF0472422472

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Source: English Heritage

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