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Description: Gainsborough House
Date Listed: 6 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 221766
OS Grid Reference: TL7277287983
OS Grid Coordinates: 572772, 287983
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4625, 0.5417
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In the entry for
TL 78 NW HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON
The address shall be amended to read: South Street
No 42 (Gainsborough
HOCKWOLD CUM WILTON SOUTH STREET
TL 78 NW
16/23 Gainsborough House
House. Late Cl7, refaced C18. Timber framed, brick and flint with thatched
roof. Lobby entrance plan. Whitewashed 2 storey facade. Central C20 door
and gabled porch set within timber framed bay of light scantling and small
framing. One segmental C20 casement to right and left. 2 similar first floor
casements in reduced openings. North bay recessed behind facade line and
with first floor timber framed. Gabled roof, hipped to north. Central ridge
stack. North bay probably originally jettied to north, now underbuilt with
brick and flint and pierced by 4 C20 windows. Walls of rear elevation rebuilt
at ground floor but of chequered brick and flint otherwise. C20 door and
porch to left. 2 widely spaced C20 casements each floor set within reduced
openings. South gable of C18 stock brick, the gable head of chequered brick
and flint with brick tumbling. Interior chimney breasts with roll and jewel
stopped chamfered bressumers.
Listing NGR: TL7277287983
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Source: English Heritage
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