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72-76, Westgate Place

A Grade II* Listed Building in Louth, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3667 / 53°22'0"N

Longitude: -0.0095 / 0°0'34"W

OS Eastings: 532543

OS Northings: 387387

OS Grid: TF325873

Mapcode National: GBR XYCH.RV

Mapcode Global: WHHJS.TMNV

Entry Name: 72-76, Westgate Place

Listing Date: 2 November 1954

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1359894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 195081

Location: Louth, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN11

County: Lincolnshire

District: East Lindsey

Civil Parish: Louth

Built-Up Area: Louth

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Louth

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

TF 3287 2/62 2.11.54. Nos 72 to 76 (even)
Circa 1775. 2 storeys and attics in yellow brick with red dressings. 5 hung
sash windows with cased frames and cambered heads, glazing bars. Band over ground
floor. Brick eaves. 4 simple gabled brick dormers to left, 2 slope-top dormers
to right. Round-arched window to No 74 to left. Plain door to No 72; half-glazed
door to No 76; 4-panel door to No 76. Plaque to No 74:- "Alfred Lord Tennyson
lived here 1810-1820". This house, in what was originally called Harvey's Alley,
was the home of Tennyson's grandmother, and it was here that he lived while at
the Grammar School here. Graded for that reason.
Nos 70 to 80 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: TF3254387387

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