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Kingfisher Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Blankney, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.1283 / 53°7'41"N

Longitude: -0.4059 / 0°24'21"W

OS Eastings: 506756

OS Northings: 360196

OS Grid: TF067601

Mapcode National: GBR GQD.S71

Mapcode Global: WHGJM.QMWP

Plus Code: 9C5X4HHV+8J

Entry Name: Kingfisher Cottage

Listing Date: 12 October 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1205469

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358284

Location: Blankney, North Kesteven, Lincolnshire, LN4

County: Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Blankney

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Blankney St Oswald

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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TF 0660 (west side)
Kingfisher Cottage


House. c1835 by W A Nicholson. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings.
Slate roofs with ashlar coped gables with moulded kneelers and finials. A row of
4, 3 and 2 moulded and chamfered ashlar gable stacks, plus a row of 3 similar white
brick and ashlar gable stacks. Chamfered ashlar plinth, first floor moulded band
and flush quoins. Single storey plus attics. T-plan. East front has central
shaped gabled projecting porch, with moulded, 4 centred arched, ashlar door surround
with 4 panel door and strapwork gable. Projecting gabled cross wing to the left
with a canted bay window with an ornate strapwork parapet. To the right a 2-light
window with strapwork gable and beyond a single storey wing with a 3-light window
under a shaped through eaves gable. Above a 2-light window to the left, with a
strapwork gable, and to the right a through eaves shaped gable dormer with a 2-light
window. The south front has two 3-light windows with strapwork gables, and above
3 continuous, through eaves, shaped gable dormers, each with a 2-light window, the
central window projects slightly and is supported on a shaped bracket. All the
windows have glazing bar casements, in moulded ashlar surrounds, the lower windows
have mullions and transoms, those above have only mullions. This building is part
of the complete estate village built by the Chaplin family of Blankney Hall.

Listing NGR: TF0675660196

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