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Rochford Tower House

A Grade II Listed Building in Fishtoft, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.9809 / 52°58'51"N

Longitude: 0.0105 / 0°0'37"E

OS Eastings: 535079

OS Northings: 344510

OS Grid: TF350445

Mapcode National: GBR JWJ.3GW

Mapcode Global: WHHLR.4B8L

Entry Name: Rochford Tower House

Listing Date: 26 August 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1147502

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191949

Location: Fishtoft, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE21

County: Lincolnshire

District: Boston

Civil Parish: Fishtoft

Built-Up Area: Boston

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Fishtoft St Guthlac

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text


12/33 Rochford Tower House


House. c.1807 and 1860 extension and minor alterations. Brick,
partly stuccoed, partly colourwashed. Westmorland slate roof
with stone coped gable, pantile rear wing. Rendered gable stack,
ridge stack and wall stack. L-plan. 2 storey plus garret, 4 bay
front, with slightly advanced entry bay, plinth and dentillated
timber eaves cornice. The left hand bay is added. Off-centre 6
panelled door with plain overlight, wooden architrave, scrolled
brackets, supporting narrow leaded hood. To right a canted
glazing bar sash bay window with flat lead roof. To left, 2
glazing bar sashes. To first floor are 5 similar windows. The
house was constructed following the demolition of the hall block
which was attached to the Rochford Tower. Source: Thompson,
History of Boston.

Listing NGR: TF3507944510

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