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Elswitha Hall, Gainsborough

Description: Elswitha Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 4 April 1964
English Heritage Building ID: 196279

OS Grid Reference: SK8136889851
OS Grid Coordinates: 481368, 389851
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3992, -0.7777

Location: 22 Caskgate Street, Gainsborough DN21 2NL

Locality: Gainsborough
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: DN21 2NL

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Elswitha Hall
SK 8189 1/9 4.4.64.

C18. Substantial town house of red brick. Basement, attics and 3 storeys.
Hipped pantile roof with modillion cornice. 5 windows, hung sashes with glazing
bars in shallow reveals with flat arches, brick voussoirs. Doorway up stone
steps has eared architrave surround, large console brackets, broken segmental
pediment. Back wing of 2 storeys with semi-circular bow. The birthplace of
Sir Halford J Mackinder, the geographer, 1861-1947.

Elswitha Hall and gatepiers to Elswitha Hall form a group.

Listing NGR: SK8136889851

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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