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Porch House

A Grade II Listed Building in Harlaxton, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8827 / 52°52'57"N

Longitude: -0.6858 / 0°41'8"W

OS Eastings: 488530

OS Northings: 332497

OS Grid: SK885324

Mapcode National: GBR DQG.7FL

Mapcode Global: WHGKN.FSNY

Entry Name: Porch House

Listing Date: 24 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1264380

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383013

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

HARLAXTON
SK8832 SWINE HILL
1315-0/14/210 (East side)
24/09/79 No.1
Porch House
GV II

House. Early C19, remodelled c1830 and renovated late C20.
Coursed squared stone with brick dressings and concrete tile
roof. 2 brick gable stacks with coped double flues set
diagonally. Brick quoins. 2 storeys; 3 window range. Central 2
storey box framed gabled porch with rendered nogging and a
4-light wood mullioned window with diamond panes. Open lower
stage covering a gable headed board door with brick surround
and stone lintel. Beyond, on each floor, a 3-light stone
mullioned window with brick surround. The ground floor windows
are larger. At the rear, a large C20 brick buttress with round
arched openings for a door and window.
This building is probably one of those rebuilt 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: Lincolnshire: Pevsner N, Harris J &
Antram N: Lincolnshire: London: 1964-1989: 361-362; Rowlands
G: Harlaxton Manor: Harlaxton: 1984-: 20-29).


Listing NGR: SK8853032496

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