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Elswitha Hall

A Grade II* Listed Building in Gainsborough, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3992 / 53°23'57"N

Longitude: -0.7777 / 0°46'39"W

OS Eastings: 481368

OS Northings: 389851

OS Grid: SK813898

Mapcode National: GBR RY04.F6

Mapcode Global: WHFFZ.0TYG

Entry Name: Elswitha Hall

Listing Date: 4 April 1964

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1063547

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196279

Location: Gainsborough, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, DN21

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

Civil Parish: Gainsborough

Built-Up Area: Gainsborough

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Gainsborough All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

(East Side)
Elswitha Hall
SK 8189 1/9 4.4.64.

C18. Substantial town house of red brick. Basement, attics and 3 storeys.
Hipped pantile roof with modillion cornice. 5 windows, hung sashes with glazing
bars in shallow reveals with flat arches, brick voussoirs. Doorway up stone
steps has eared architrave surround, large console brackets, broken segmental
pediment. Back wing of 2 storeys with semi-circular bow. The birthplace of
Sir Halford J Mackinder, the geographer, 1861-1947.

Elswitha Hall and gatepiers to Elswitha Hall form a group.

Listing NGR: SK8136889851

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

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