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Burton Chateau

A Grade II* Listed Building in Gate Burton, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3412 / 53°20'28"N

Longitude: -0.7549 / 0°45'17"W

OS Eastings: 482997

OS Northings: 383419

OS Grid: SK829834

Mapcode National: GBR RY5T.C0

Mapcode Global: WHFGC.C8RX

Entry Name: Burton Chateau

Listing Date: 16 December 1964

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064085

English Heritage Legacy ID: 197054

Location: Gate Burton, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, DN21

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

Civil Parish: Gate Burton

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Gate Burton St Helen

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/7 Burton Chateau

16.12.64 II*

Temple folly. 1747 by James Paine. Red brick and limestone
ashlar. Shallow hipped slate roofs with tall, ashlar coped stack
to rear. Rectangular plan with small, narrower, lower
rectangular projections to north-east and south-west. 2 storey,
5 bay front with central 3 bays projecting far forward.
Rusticated basement with central doorway with panelled door,
flanked by 2 square, glazing bar sashes on each side. North-east
and south-west faces of projecting block each with single square
dummy basement window. Flat ashlar band above basement with red
brick first floor. Central 3 bays with flanking ashlar Ionic
pilasters, outer bays with plain pilasters on outer corners.
Central window with balustrade, ornately moulded ashlar
architrave and glazing bar sash. Central window with 2 glazing
bar sashes on each side, with moulded ashlar architraves. Single
brick niches with ashlar architraves on north-east and south-west
faces of projecting block. Moulded architrave, pulvinated
frieze, modillioned cornice and brick parapet above central 3
bays, with single ornate urns on each corner. Entablature with
triglyphs and metopes and modillioned cornice above outer, lower
bays, with single ornate urns on each corner. North-east and
south-west ends with single square dummy windows in rusticated
basement and single glazing bar sashes above with moulded ashlar
architraves. The rear facade identical to the front facade with
the exception of the central doorway and central window replaced
by brick, ashlar dressed niche.

Listing NGR: SK8299783419

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

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