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Grantham House

A Grade I Listed Building in South Kesteven, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.915 / 52°54'53"N

Longitude: -0.6399 / 0°38'23"W

OS Eastings: 491551

OS Northings: 336151

OS Grid: SK915361

Mapcode National: GBR DQ4.71C

Mapcode Global: WHGKH.4ZJP

Entry Name: Grantham House

Listing Date: 8 May 1950

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1062508

English Heritage Legacy ID: 192913

Location: South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG31

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Town: South Kesteven

Electoral Ward/Division: Grantham St Wulfram's

Built-Up Area: Grantham

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Grantham St Wulfram

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

CASTLEGATE
1.
1146
(East Side)
Grantham House
SK 9136 SE 10/7
8.5.50
I

2.
Dating from C14, remodelled and added to in C16 (chimney stack dated 1574).
South front redesigned circa 1735. 2-storey with attics; stone; stone slate
and slate roof. South front good symmetrically designed elevation incorporating
some middle C17 windows. North front retaining many C16 features. Inside
panelled rooms of various dates, good middle C18 staircase etc. traces of
C16 work. Once called Hall Place, after Hall family who occupied house in
C16 and C18 occupied by members of Cust family. Recently handed over to
National Trust. Drawing room fireplace from a demolished house of the period
in Newark. Home of Arthur Hall, Elizabethan translator of "Iliad".
Photograph in N.M.R.


Listing NGR: SK9155136151

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