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Tennysons Cottage, Mablethorpe and Sutton

Description: Tennysons Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 July 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 195624

OS Grid Reference: TF5058185511
OS Grid Coordinates: 550581, 385511
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3451, 0.2605

Location: Kings Court, Mablethorpe, Lincolnshire LN12 1LU

Locality: Mablethorpe and Sutton
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN12 1LU

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Listing Text

(west side)
2/20 Tennysons Cottage
Cottage. Late C17, with C19 and C20 alterations and additions.
Colourwashed brick with concrete tiled roof having brick coped
tumbled gables, axial ridge stack. 2 storey, 4 bay front with
to left a C20 flat roofed porch having to right a tall glazing
bar window, a rectangular C19 3 light bay window, a blocked
doorway and a C20 window and lean-to glazed porch. To first
floor are 4 glazing bar sashes to eaves. This is the remaining
house of three or four houses used by the Tennyson family as a
seaside holiday home in the first half of the C19. It is
thought that "Ode to Memory" refers to this cottage.

Listing NGR: TF5058185511

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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