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Longhills Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Branston and Mere, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.1888 / 53°11'19"N

Longitude: -0.4514 / 0°27'5"W

OS Eastings: 503569

OS Northings: 366867

OS Grid: TF035668

Mapcode National: GBR FNF.0QF

Mapcode Global: WHGJF.13BQ

Entry Name: Longhills Hall

Listing Date: 23 August 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061938

English Heritage Legacy ID: 192302

Location: Branston and Mere, North Kesteven, Lincolnshire, LN4

County: Lincolnshire

District: North Kesteven

Civil Parish: Branston and Mere

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Branston All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

TF 06 NW BRANSTON & MERE SLEAFORD ROAD
1/24 (north side)

23/8/67 Longhills Hall

II

Country house. Mid C18 altered by George Basevi 1836. Coursed rubble, render with
ashlar dressings. Slate hipped roof and various stone stacks. Quoins, cornice,
parapet topped with obelisk finials at the corners. North front, 5-bay, with central
projecting bay topped with pediment. Part corchere with 4 Tuscan Doric columns.
Double doors flanked by side lights. Eitherside 2 glazing bar sashes with moulded
eared surrounds and moulded sill band. Above central glazing bar sash with moulded
surround and flat hood supported on brackets. Eitherside 2 glazing bar sashes with
moulded surrounds. Segment headed window in pediment, and 2 dormers topped with
segmental pediments. West front, 3 bays with projecting bays eitherside. Recessed centre, bays eitherside. Recessed centre,
with Venetian French window, flanked by 2 Venetian windows all with moulded
surrounds. Above 3 glazing bar sashes with moulded surrounds, the central one topped
with a pediment. Both projecting bays have dormers with pediments. South front, 7
bays with glazing bar sashes with moulded surrounds, those on the ground floor eared,
those above with flat hoods, to west a 3 window bow with copped parapet. Above 2
pedimented dormers. Interior has 3 good mid-C18 fireplaces and a fine early C19 stone
staircase with iron railings.


Listing NGR: TF0356966867

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