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Former Reading Room and Library

A Grade II Listed Building in Colsterworth, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.806 / 52°48'21"N

Longitude: -0.621 / 0°37'15"W

OS Eastings: 493057

OS Northings: 324055

OS Grid: SK930240

Mapcode National: GBR DRH.5SJ

Mapcode Global: WHGL2.FQJP

Entry Name: Former Reading Room and Library

Listing Date: 9 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147261

English Heritage Legacy ID: 193259

Location: Colsterworth, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG33

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Colsterworth

Built-Up Area: Colsterworth

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Colsterworth St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

COLSTERWORTH HIGH STREET
SK 9224-9324
(west side)
11/18 Former Reading Room
and Library
G.V. II
Reading Room and Library, now redundant. 1830 endowed by
Christopher Turnor of Stoke Rochford Hall. Squared limestone
rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings, pantile roof, later red
brick rear wing with asbestos roof. L-plan. Single storey, 3
bay front with 3 glazing bar sashes having flat ashlar lintels.
A similar window to the gable end and above in the gable a
datestone with "CT 1830" in raised lettering.


Listing NGR: SK9305724055

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