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Caistor School Library, Caistor

Description: Caistor School Library

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 196600

OS Grid Reference: TA1168301360
OS Grid Coordinates: 511683, 401360
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4971, -0.3179

Location: Church Street, Caistor, Lincolnshire LN7 6QJ

Locality: Caistor
Local Authority: West Lindsey District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: LN7 6QJ

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Listing Text

(North Side)

9/49 Caistor School


School library, formerly chapel, 1842 with C20 alterations.
Yellow brick with ashlar dressings, red brick to sides and rear.
3 bay 2 storey front with double plinth, angle pilasters, a pair
of pilasters flanking the central doorway, a ground floor sill
band, a first floor band and a pediment. All verticals have
extreme entasis to lend an 'Egyptian' style. 3 steps up to the
central 2 leaf door of 6 panels in a plain surround with moulded
cornice; above is a stone inscribed 1842. Flanked by blank
eared window surrounds resting on the sill band. To first floor
a central blank opening flanked by 2 C20 fixed lights resembling
glazing bar sashes. 3 bay sides defined by angle and 2 midwall
pilasters, ground and first floor bands. Interior substantially
altered in C20.

Listing NGR: TA1167901359

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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