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Latitude: 52.9279 / 52°55'40"N
Longitude: -0.6323 / 0°37'56"W
OS Eastings: 492034
OS Northings: 337598
OS Grid: SK920375
Mapcode National: GBR DPY.GXS
Mapcode Global: WHGKH.8N4R
Entry Name: Old Reading Room
Listing Date: 21 September 1979
Last Amended: 14 November 1994
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1194841
English Heritage Legacy ID: 382912
Location: Belton and Manthorpe, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG31
District: South Kesteven
Civil Parish: Belton and Manthorpe
Built-Up Area: Grantham
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Grantham Manthorpe
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
BELTON & MANTHORPE
SK9237 LOW ROAD, Manthorpe
1315-0/11/135 (South East side)
21/09/79 Old Reading Room
Formerly Listed as:
LOW ROAD, Manthorpe
Former Reading Room)
Former village reading room, now a house. Mid C19, converted
and altered late C20. Coursed squared stone with ashlar and
brick dressings and pantile roof with plain brick side wall
stack. Tudor Revival style. Single storey with inserted attic;
3 window range. Facing gable with crowstepped coping and spike
finial has a large 3-light window with chamfered stone
mullions and 18-pane sashes. Above it, a slit breather. Right
return has 3 renewed round arched glazing bar windows, the
central one flanked by small single light windows. Above, a
C20 gabled dormer. To right, a reglazed porch with a coped
A recreational building provided for workers on the Belton
estate by the Brownlow family of Belton House.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N:
Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 550).
Listing NGR: SK9203437598
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