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Latitude: 53.0619 / 53°3'42"N
Longitude: 0.067 / 0°4'1"E
OS Eastings: 538611
OS Northings: 353622
OS Grid: TF386536
Mapcode National: GBR KWY.5R8
Mapcode Global: WHJMJ.095J
Entry Name: Hunston House
Listing Date: 26 August 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1360500
English Heritage Legacy ID: 192021
Location: Old Leake, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE22
Civil Parish: Old Leake
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Old Leake St Mary
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TF 35 SE OLD LEAKE HUNSTON LANE
2/107 Hunston House
House. 1796, altered c.1844. Red brick, front in lined stucco,
slate roof, stone coped gables, 2 yellow brick gable stacks. L-
plan. 2 storey plus attics, 3 bay front having C20 door covered
by C19 canted porch, flanked by single C19 lead roofed canted
bays with plain sashes. To first floor the central bay is
advanced and separately gabled with moulded kneelers. Central
plain sash, flanked by single glazing bar sashes. In the gable a
rectangular plaque inscribed "This building erected by Messrs.
John Ayre, Wm. Blaydwin, Wm Atkins, Edwd Hennings, Trustees to
the late Mr Edwd Hunston, 1796". In the roof 2 glazing bar sash
dormers with rendered cheeks and lead roofs. The Edward Hunstone
Charity was founded by endowment in 1655. The farm is still
administered by a charity, profits going to assist farmers in
need. Source: Thompson, History of Boston.
Listing NGR: TF3861153622
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