Description: Tennysons Cottage
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
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TF 48 NE MABLETHORPE AND SUTTON QUEBEC ROAD
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
Source: English Heritage
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