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Latitude: 52.6537 / 52°39'13"N
Longitude: -0.4861 / 0°29'10"W
OS Eastings: 502504
OS Northings: 307291
OS Grid: TF025072
Mapcode National: GBR FVR.PWM
Mapcode Global: WHGLX.HKQH
Entry Name: Rock House
Listing Date: 26 April 1974
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1062928
English Heritage Legacy ID: 193840
Location: Stamford, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, PE9
District: South Kesteven
Civil Parish: Stamford
Built-Up Area: Stamford
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Stamford All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TF 0207 3/352
Built 1842 for Richard Newcombe. 2-storey mansion in stone. Welsh slate roof
with stone stacks. Rusticated ground floor has central 4-panel door with rectangular
fanlight, flanked by plain pilasters. This is beneath round-headed window with
massive stone balcony on brackets. Corinthian pilasters in antis. 2 full-height
Corinthian pilasters support frieze, cornice and central parapet with 3 round-headed
windows and lions' masks, 2 2-storey pedimented bay windows. 2 narrow lights with
glazing bars above balustrade in centre. Wood and glazed rectangular bays on ground
floor, with anthemion scroll frieze.
Rock House, Nos 5l and 52 form a group.
Also forms a group with Nos 3l to 4l (consec) and the Clock House, Casterton Road.
Listing NGR: TF0250407291
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