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The Museum of the Spalding Gentlemens' Society, Spalding

Description: The Museum of the Spalding Gentlemens' Society

Grade: II
Date Listed: 20 November 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 197247

OS Grid Reference: TF2481722805
OS Grid Coordinates: 524817, 322805
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7884, -0.1506

Location: Broad Street, Spalding, Lincolnshire PE11 1TB

Locality: Spalding
Local Authority: South Holland District Council
County: Lincolnshire
Country: England
Postcode: PE11 1TB

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Listing Text

(East Side)
The Museum of the
Spalding Gentlemens'
TF 2421 1/157


Dated 1910. Architect, J B Corby and Sons. 2 storeys in red brick with ashlar
dressings and hipped Welsh slate roof. Gabled centre section breaks forward.
1 window of 16 lights, mullion and transom, beneath rectangular dripmould with
shield with coat of arms above. Also 3 labels with legends 'Literature' 'Art'
and 'Science'. 2 plaques with monograms to sides and centre plaque with frieze
of figures above door. Moulded string between storeys. The ground floor of
this centre section has 2 windows of 4 lights under rectangular dripmoulds.
Doorway in stone with carved spandrels and panelled door with mask in rectangular
fanlight. The side sections have one 4-light window to each storey to the left,
and 1 window of 2 lights to each storey to the right. 2 labels dated 1710 and
1910 respectively.

Nos 8. 9 and the Museum of the Spalding Gentlemens' Society form a group

Listing NGR: TF2481722805

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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