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The Guildhall and Sessions Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in South Kesteven, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.9107 / 52°54'38"N

Longitude: -0.6402 / 0°38'24"W

OS Eastings: 491539

OS Northings: 335672

OS Grid: SK915356

Mapcode National: GBR DQ4.DZB

Mapcode Global: WHGKP.43DF

Entry Name: The Guildhall and Sessions Hall

Listing Date: 20 April 1972

Last Amended: 19 May 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360282

English Heritage Legacy ID: 193008

Location: South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG31

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Town: South Kesteven

Electoral Ward/Division: Grantham St Wulfram's

Built-Up Area: Grantham

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Grantham St Wulfram

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

In the entry for:
SK 9135 NE 9/294

The address shall be amended to read:
The Guildhall and Sessions

The following shall be added to the description:-

To the rear a Sessions Hall, of red brick with similar stone arched windows. The
interior of this Hall has some of its original fittings including an ornate panelled
wooden balustrade to the public gallery, and a canopy over the judges'seat, plus
another ornate wooden balustrade, and its original roof.


SK 9135 NE 9/294
William Watkins, 1867-9. Symmetrical building in read brick with ashlar
dressings. High-pitched slate roof in modified French style. Main section
of two storeys. Stone moulded cornice with brackets. Parapet in brick with
stone panels with circular openings. Most windows and stone arches with
joined carved heads, half-column mullions with carved capitals. Centre
projects with similar arches to entrance. Tall clock lantern with wrought
iron coronet. Flanking wings of two storeys, lower, with hipped roofs.
Four paired similar windows.

Listing NGR: SK9153935672

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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