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Rock House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stamford, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1062928

English Heritage Legacy ID: 193840

Location: Stamford, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, PE9

County: Lincolnshire

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

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Listing Text

1.
1671 SCOTGATE
(North Side)
Rock House
TF 0207 3/352
II GV
2.
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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