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Tower Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Swinstead, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.7986 / 52°47'54"N

Longitude: -0.4714 / 0°28'16"W

OS Eastings: 503160

OS Northings: 323430

OS Grid: TF031234

Mapcode National: GBR FT1.FNL

Mapcode Global: WHGL4.QXQF

Plus Code: 9C4XQGXH+CF

Entry Name: Tower Farmhouse

Listing Date: 15 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1062787

English Heritage Legacy ID: 194204

Location: Swinstead, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, PE10

County: Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Swinstead

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Swinstead St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

TF 02 SW (south side)

6/230 Tower Farm House


Farmhouse. Early C19. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar
quoins and dressings. Plain tiled roofs, 2 brick wall stacks
with moulded tops. 2 storey, 3 bay front, centre bay recessed,
and gabled flanking bays. Plinth and overhanging eaves on stone
blocks. Central blocked doorway now containing C20 casement
flanked by single paired plain mullioned glazing bar lights. To
first floor central C20 casement is flanked by single 2 light
similar windows. All openings have plain ashlar surrounds and
lintels. To left hand side wall are 2 blank semi-circular headed
arches, and to the left hand rear corner is a 3 storey square
tower with hipped tiled roof having overhanging eaves supported
on stone blocks, plinth, second floor sill band and eaves band.
To ground floor are 2 single narrow plain lights, with first
f i ular fixed light and second floor single plain casement
window, all with plain ashlar surrounds. Designed as farm on
Grimsthorpe Estate for Willoughby de Eresby family.

Listing NGR: TF0316023430

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

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