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Covells Farm House, Willoughby with Sloothby

Description: Covells Farm House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 30 April 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 196062

OS Grid Reference: TF4714472122
OS Grid Coordinates: 547144, 372122
Latitude/Longitude: 53.2258, 0.2027

Location: B1196, Willoughby, Lincolnshire LN13 9NQ

Locality: Willoughby with Sloothby
Local Authority: East Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN13 9NQ

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Listing Text

SLOOTHBY (east side)

1/61 Covells Farm House


House. Originally late C16, largely rebuilt in early C18,
altered early C19 and C20. Red brick in Flemish bond, stucco
dressings, pantile roof with late C16 axial brick stack with
bands. Lobby entry plan. 2 storey. irregular 3 bay front having
short plinth and first floor band. Central glazed door with
margin overlight flanked by single glazing bar sashes. Openings
have sgemental heads and splayed stucco lintels. To first floor
a central narrow C20 window is flanked by single glazing bar
sashes with segmental heads. It is thought that John Smith, the
founder of the State of Virginia, was born here in 1580.

Listing NGR: TF4714472122

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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