Description: Mansfield Cottage
Date Listed: 4 February 1975
English Heritage Building ID: 329838
OS Grid Reference: SE3130955511
OS Grid Coordinates: 431309, 455511
Latitude/Longitude: 53.9947, -1.5239
5338 CHURCH SQUARE
No 8 (Mansfield House).
No 9 (Mansfield Cottage).
No 9A (Mews Cottage).
SE 3155 NW 17/9
SE 3155 SW 18/9
Circa 1788, built by Mrs Wilks of the Granby as a theatre; closed circa 1830
and later converted into 2 lodging houses. Symmetrical facade with slightly
recessed wings and pedimented centre. 2 storeys. Fenestration 2:3:2. Coursed
squared grit stone. Recessed sash windows with glazing bars; pediment with blind
lunette window. Stone slated roof with coped gables. Mansfield House with Tuscan
doorcase with semi-elliptical head, radial fanlight and panelled door. Mansfield
Cottage doorway with plain surround, fanlight and panelled door.
Nos 7 to 9 (consec) form a group with Nos 9A 11, 12 and the Empress Hotel.
Listing NGR: SE3128055478
Source: English Heritage
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