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The Priory, Markby

Description: The Priory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 February 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 195595

OS Grid Reference: TF4875278735
OS Grid Coordinates: 548752, 378735
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2847, 0.2299

Location: A1111, Markby, Lincolnshire LN13 9QH

Locality: Markby
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN13 9QH

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Listing Text

MARKBY MAIN STREET
TF 47 NE
(east side)
3/72 The Priory
3-2-67

G.V. II

Farmhouse. C16 with early C19 and late C19 and C20 alterations.
Red brick in English bond with concrete tiled roofs. 2 external
gable and one ridge C19 stacks in red and yellow bricks. 2
storey, 4 bay front with tall plinth and first floor band, having
off centre C20 glazed door with evidence of reduction of opening
and to left a portion of a hacked back brick hood mould. To left
a triple glazing bar sash and to right 2 similar windows. To
first floor are 3 similar smaller openings with to left a blocked
rectangular opening. The roof was lowered in the C19.
Interior. Has one internal ashlar wall, probably medieval from
the Augustinian Priory which stood on the site. There is a
large inglenook fireplace with chamfered bressumer and deeply
moulded ceiling beams in all rooms. The fine dogleg stair has
ornate knopped newels, splat balusters and narrow moulded
handrail. On the first floor is a fireplace with a triangular
moulded bressumer. The house is surrounded by the Priory
earthworks.


Listing NGR: TF4875278735

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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