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Skirbeck House

A Grade II Listed Building in Boston, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.9992 / 52°59'57"N

Longitude: -0.022 / 0°1'19"W

OS Eastings: 532839

OS Northings: 346482

OS Grid: TF328464

Mapcode National: GBR JW3.TH8

Mapcode Global: WHHLJ.MWQ3

Entry Name: Skirbeck House

Listing Date: 26 January 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1308518

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191945

Location: Fishtoft, Boston, Lincolnshire, PE21

County: Lincolnshire

District: Boston

Civil Parish: Fishtoft

Built-Up Area: Boston

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Skirbeck Holy Trinity

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

(north side)

7/29 Skirbeck House

House. Early C18, refronted and raised c.1800 with c.1840
addition and alterations. Red brick in Flemish bond with painted
ashiar dressings, hipped slate roof with red brick wall stacks.
L-plan. 3 storey, 7 bay front arranged 2:5, with second floor
cill band and deeply overhanging eaves. Off-centre 6 panel door
with fan traceried overlight, having panelled reveals, set in
ornate doorcase with shafted and collared pilasters, supporting
pediment with Gothick lozenge tracery and palmette decoration.
To right a single and to left 2 canted margin light bay windows
with flat lead tops. To first floor 7 glazing bar sashes with
splayed rubbed brick arches and painted ashlar keystones. To
second floor 7 smaller similar windows. To the rear is an
earlier C18 wing with brick coped gables. Interior retains
joinery of c.1800 character with arches and fluted keyblocks.
Slender turned balusters to staircase with carved string and
moulded handrail.

Listing NGR: TF3283946482

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