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Tower House, Caistor

Description: Tower House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 196606

OS Grid Reference: TA1195501389
OS Grid Coordinates: 511955, 401389
Latitude/Longitude: 53.4973, -0.3138

Location: 11 Grimsby Road, Caistor, Lincolnshire LN7 6TY

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

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Listing Text

(South Side)

9/55 No 2, Tower House
(formerly listed under
1-11-66 High Street)


House, early C19, stucco with stucco dressings, hipped slate roof
with 2 ridge stucco stacks. 2 storey 3 bay front with first
floor band, cornice band and slightly overhanging eaves. The
outer 2 bays are bowed and slightly advanced through both
storeys. Central 6 panelled door with upper pair of panels
glazed and panels decorated with rectangles with scalloped
angles, traceried fanlight. Covered by an open porch supported
on detached circular Tuscan columns and to either side similar
half columns. Columns support plain frieze and entablature.
Flanked by single glazing bar sashes to full height with plain
surrounds and simple cornices supported on slender scrolled
brackets to either side. On the first floor are 3 glazing bar
sashes. All windows have notably slender glazing bars, original
glass and shutters. Interior has moulded skirting, architraves
and doors,marble fireplace with brass roundels at the angles and
a second with fluted columns to either side. Right facade to
Grimsby Road has 4 bays on the ground floor with cornices and
brackets and on the first floor 4 glazing bar sashes, all

Listing NGR: TA1195501389

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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