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1, Sheep Market

A Grade II* Listed Building in Spalding Castle, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7876 / 52°47'15"N

Longitude: -0.1532 / 0°9'11"W

OS Eastings: 524644

OS Northings: 322707

OS Grid: TF246227

Mapcode National: GBR HX9.B2D

Mapcode Global: WHHMM.M68B

Entry Name: 1, Sheep Market

Listing Date: 29 December 1950

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359545

English Heritage Legacy ID: 197353

Location: South Holland, Lincolnshire, PE11

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Holland

Electoral Ward/Division: Spalding Castle

Parish: Non Civil Parish

Built-Up Area: Spalding

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Spalding St Mary and St Nicolas

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

SHEEP MARKET
1.
5313
(South East Side)
No 1
TF 2421 1/114 29.12.50.
II* GV

2.
Circa 1230 in origins. A small building of brick and stone, with almost entirely
C19 exterior appearance, except for rounded shape. A hipped slate roof. Interior
consists of a single vaulted room on ground floor with 8 concentric arches with
chamfered wood beams. A spiral stone staircase in the wall leads to an upper
roof of similar proportions but without vaulting. Windows are, in both rooms,
of C19 date, the building having served as a house for a blacksmith. Formerly
it was part of the Priory, and is said to have been a lock-up for the monks.
The present name of the 'Prior's Oven' is derived from its shape, and has no
bearing on its former use.

Forms a group with Nos 15 to 17 (consec) Hall Place which are local interest
buildings.


Listing NGR: TF2464422707

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