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Latitude: 53.5792 / 53°34'45"N
Longitude: -0.283 / 0°16'58"W
OS Eastings: 513773
OS Northings: 410548
OS Grid: TA137105
Mapcode National: GBR VWG1.JP
Mapcode Global: WHHHP.M9FG
Entry Name: The Hermitage
Listing Date: 24 January 1985
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1063418
English Heritage Legacy ID: 196583
Location: Brocklesby, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, DN41
District: West Lindsey
Civil Parish: Brocklesby
Traditional County: Lincolnshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire
Church of England Parish: Brocklesby Park
Church of England Diocese: Lincoln
TA 11 SW BROCKLESBY BROCKLESBY PARK
1/33 The Hermitage
Root house, late C18, red brick walls lined with randomly coursed
blocks of tufa with five tree trunk pillars supporting a slate
roof with lead dressings. Octagonal plan. Single storey.
Entrance is formed of 2 tree pillars which form a pointed
archway. Interior had lining of smaller branches set in
patterned lattice decoration in the Chinese Taste with
interstices filled with tree bark. Ceiling is similarly
decorated with spokes of rustic poles radiating from the centre
where a boss is formed of a large tree bole. Inside are a rustic
table, 4 monoxylous chairs and one rustic chair formed from a
tree bole and branches.
Listing NGR: TA1377310548
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