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Chime Cottage and Adjoining Boundary Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Grantham, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.8836 / 52°53'0"N

Longitude: -0.6893 / 0°41'21"W

OS Eastings: 488298

OS Northings: 332596

OS Grid: SK882325

Mapcode National: GBR DQG.6KN

Mapcode Global: WHGKN.DS07

Plus Code: 9C4XV8M6+C7

Entry Name: Chime Cottage and Adjoining Boundary Wall

Listing Date: 24 September 1979

Last Amended: 14 November 1994

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1187960

English Heritage Legacy ID: 382950

Location: Harlaxton, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG32

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Harlaxton

Built-Up Area: Harlaxton

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Harlaxton St Mary and St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

1315-0/14/144 (West side (off))
24/09/79 No.20
Chime Cottage and adjoining boundary
(Formerly Listed as:
Chimo Cottage, Old School and the
Old School House)

Estate cottage, now house. Mid C18, raised and altered c1800,
remodelled c1830, refenestrated mid C20. Coursed squared stone
and brick, with pantile roof. 2 elaborate gable stacks, the
left one partly external and carried on a round arch and stone
corbels. Both have patterned brick bases and linked coped
multiple flues in brick and terracotta, in a Tudor Revival
style. 2 storeys; 3 window range. Windows are late C20 glazing
bar casements with concrete lintels. Central 2-light window
flanked by 3-light windows. Central C20 door under pantiled
canopy with turned wooden balusters on brick cheeks, flanked
by 3-light windows. At the left corner, an octagonal timber
framed turret on a bracket, with rendered nogging and conical
lead roof. Left gable has an ashlar buttress. Adjoining
boundary wall has a short brick section next to the house,
then a gateway and a coursed rubble section, both with
half-round stone coping. Approx 60m long.
This building is one of those built or altered c1790-1820 by
George de Ligne Gregory and remodelled in a picturesque style
c1820-1840 by Gregory Gregory, successive Lords of the Manor
of Harlaxton.
(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N, Harris J & Antram N:
Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 361-362; Rowlands G:
Harlaxton Manor: Harlaxton: 1984-: 20-29).

Listing NGR: SK8829832596

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