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The Hermitage

A Grade I Listed Building in Brocklesby, Lincolnshire

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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

Plus Code: 9C5XHPH8+MQ

Entry Name: The Hermitage

Listing Date: 24 January 1985

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063418

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196583

ID on this website: 101063418

Location: West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, DN41

County: Lincolnshire

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

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1/33 The Hermitage

G.V. I

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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