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Old School and Crane Cottage, Greatford

Description: Old School and Crane Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 June 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 194464

OS Grid Reference: TF0873911881
OS Grid Coordinates: 508739, 311881
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6937, -0.3925

Location: Main Street, Greatford, Lincolnshire PE9 4QA

Locality: Greatford
Local Authority: South Kesteven District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE9 4QA

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Listing Text

(east side)

5/80 Old School and Crane


Former school and house, now office and house. 1761, altered and
extended mid C19. Squared limestone rubble, ashlar quoins and
dressings. Collyweston slate roof with raised stone coped gable,
single gable and ridge red brick stacks, one colourwashed. L-
plan. Single storey plus attics, 5 bay front with plinth having
off-centre panelled door with plain overlight. Above the door an
ashlar plaque inscribed "TTB 1761". With to right a wooden
cross mullioned window and to left a glazing bar sash, all under
timber lintels. To left 2 C19 3 light plain casements in
chamfered ashlar surrounds. In the roof 3 hipped dormers, 2
light casements with slate hung cheeks. The left hand side front
has a planked door in a Caernarvon arched surround with to left a
tall 2 light window, the head of which rises through the eaves to
a gable, and to right are tall single 3 and 4 light windows and
in the gable a small 2 light window, all with ashlar surrounds.

Listing NGR: TF0873911881

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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