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Tower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Caistor, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.4973 / 53°29'50"N

Longitude: -0.3138 / 0°18'49"W

OS Eastings: 511955

OS Northings: 401389

OS Grid: TA119013

Mapcode National: GBR VX70.W1

Mapcode Global: WHHJ2.4CV7

Entry Name: Tower House

Listing Date: 1 November 1966

Last Amended: 24 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359829

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196606

Location: Caistor, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN7

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

Civil Parish: Caistor

Built-Up Area: Caistor

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Caistor with Clixby

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

TA 1001-1101 CAISTOR GRIMSBY ROAD
(South Side)

9/55 No 2, Tower House
(formerly listed under
1-11-66 High Street)

G.V. II

House, early C19, stucco with stucco dressings, hipped slate roof
with 2 ridge stucco stacks. 2 storey 3 bay front with first
floor band, cornice band and slightly overhanging eaves. The
outer 2 bays are bowed and slightly advanced through both
storeys. Central 6 panelled door with upper pair of panels
glazed and panels decorated with rectangles with scalloped
angles, traceried fanlight. Covered by an open porch supported
on detached circular Tuscan columns and to either side similar
half columns. Columns support plain frieze and entablature.
Flanked by single glazing bar sashes to full height with plain
surrounds and simple cornices supported on slender scrolled
brackets to either side. On the first floor are 3 glazing bar
sashes. All windows have notably slender glazing bars, original
glass and shutters. Interior has moulded skirting, architraves
and doors,marble fireplace with brass roundels at the angles and
a second with fluted columns to either side. Right facade to
Grimsby Road has 4 bays on the ground floor with cornices and
brackets and on the first floor 4 glazing bar sashes, all
original.


Listing NGR: TA1195501389

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