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Leasingham Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Leasingham, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.0223 / 53°1'20"N

Longitude: -0.4262 / 0°25'34"W

OS Eastings: 505659

OS Northings: 348381

OS Grid: TF056483

Mapcode National: GBR FQD.F2Y

Mapcode Global: WHGK6.F98C

Entry Name: Leasingham Hall

Listing Date: 23 November 1951

Last Amended: 7 December 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1254207

English Heritage Legacy ID: 437636

Location: Leasingham, North Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG34

County: Lincolnshire

District: North Kesteven

Civil Parish: Leasingham

Built-Up Area: Leasingham

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Leasingham St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

LEASINGHAM CAPTAIN'S HILL
TF 04 NE (west side)

8/38
Leasingham Hall
23.11.51 (formerly listed as The
Hall)
GV II
Small country house, now 6 flats. C17, C18, remodelled 1836 with C20 alte-
rations. Coursed limestone rubble and brick with ashlar dressings. Slate roofs.
A single lateral, 2 gable and 3 ridge moulded ashlar stacks. Ashlar coped gables
with kneelers, some with finials. Flush ashlar quoins. Chamfered ashlar plinth.
Chamfered first floor band. Ashlar corbels to the eaves. Irregular plan.
East, entrance front, 3 bay, 2 storey with central projecting porch with diagonal
buttresses, a chamfered eaves band and a coped parapet which continues over
the shallow gable which contains a shield. The opening has a chamfered four-
centred arch, inscribed "1836". The inner doorway also has a chamfered four-
centred arched surround, with double partially glazed doors, with side lights
and an overlight. To the left a 2 light chamfered mullion window with hood,
and to the right a slightly projecting external stack, which bears an ashlar
shield bearing the Myddlton arms. Above 2, 2 light chamfered mullion windows
with hoods. South front, 2 bays, 2 storey plus attic. To the left an ashlar
canted bay window surmounted by coped battlements, with glazing bar casements,
and to the right a single 3 light chamfered mullion casement with hood. Above
2, 2 light chamfered mullion casements with hoods. Above again to the right
a small single flat headed lancet with a hood. West front, 3 bays, 2 storey
plus attic. Between each bay are single buttresses with set offs. To the right
a pair of cross casement double doors with a hood, in the centre a doorway with
C20 door, and to the left a single glazing bar sash under a segment head. Above
2 similar sashes, and above again 2 gabled dormers with 2 light casements, to
the right in the gable a small flat headed lancet with hood. To the west a
tall 2½ storey, 2 bay wing with a lower 2 storey flat topped linking block.
This link has on the south a doorway with a 6 panel door with overlight under
a segment head with ashlar keystone. To the right a small 2 light chamfered
mullion window with a flat head. Above a single glazing bar sash with segment
head and keystone. The west wall of this link has a single similar sash to
each floor. The link is topped with an ornate wooden balustrade. The south
wall of the west wing has a single glazing bar sash with segment head and key-
stone on the first floor and above a small glazing bar sash and a 2 light case-
ment. The west gable wall has 2 oval windows on the upper floor, with moulded
ashlar surrounds with scroll keystones, these surrounds are heavily weathered
and are probably early C18 in date, re-sited in thie present position c1836.
To the rear a single storey range of garages. This house was burnt in the early
C19, and repaired and partly rebuilt in 1836.


Listing NGR: TF0565948381

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