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Horseshoe Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Grantham, Lincolnshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8832 / 52°52'59"N

Longitude: -0.6934 / 0°41'36"W

OS Eastings: 488018

OS Northings: 332551

OS Grid: SK880325

Mapcode National: GBR CP3.CHL

Mapcode Global: WHGKN.BS1J

Plus Code: 9C4XV8M4+7J

Entry Name: Horseshoe Cottage

Listing Date: 24 September 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1298358

English Heritage Legacy ID: 383020

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
SK83SE WEST END
1315-0/6/219 (North side)
24/09/79 Horseshoe Cottage
GV II

Pair of estate cottages, now a house. c1840, with late C20
additions and alterations. Coursed squared stone with ashlar
dressings and steep pitched slate roofs. Central
lozenge-shaped brick valley stack with moulded stone coping.
Plinth, coped facing gables, one with finial. Single storey
plus attics; 2 window range. Double range plan. Windows have
stone surrounds, cornices, chamfered mullions, and cast-iron
diamond pane glazing. Facing gables have each a 2-light window
and below, a 3-light window. Right return has a central
lean-to porch with coped ends and a small single light window.
C20 door in the left side. To left, a larger single light
window. To right, a rear wing, raised C20, with two 2-light
windows. Above the porch, a stone through-eaves dormer with a
2-light window, coped gables and kneelers. Rear has similar
central dormer and porch.
This building is probably one of those built in a picturesque
style c1820-1840 by Gregory Gregory, Lord of the Manor of
Harlaxton.
(Rowlands G: Harlaxton Manor: Harlaxton: 1984-: 20-29).


Listing NGR: SK8801832551

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