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Thornton House

A Grade II Listed Building in Owersby, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.4518 / 53°27'6"N

Longitude: -0.4057 / 0°24'20"W

OS Eastings: 505968

OS Northings: 396187

OS Grid: TF059961

Mapcode National: GBR TXLJ.YB

Mapcode Global: WHGH2.QHZM

Entry Name: Thornton House

Listing Date: 3 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1309055

English Heritage Legacy ID: 196522

Location: Owersby, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN7

County: Lincolnshire

District: West Lindsey

Civil Parish: Owersby

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Thornton-le-Moor All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

Thornton le Moor

5/42 Thornton House


House; 1826, with later C19 addition to rear; buff brick with
painted stucco dressings and hipped slate roof having 2 brick
wall stacks. 2 storey 5 bay front with central 6 panelled door
with bordered overlight flanked by reeded pilasters and covered
by porch with entablature supported on columns. To either side
are 2 plain sashes with splayed rilled lintels; the 1st floor
has 5 similar windows. Interior: the entrance hall has a
moulded cornice with leafy panels and ceiling rose ornament.
From the hall is an archway leading to the staircase which is
contained in a semi-circular projection which has been obscured
externally by the later rear wing. It has a semi-circular
headed window with bordered sashes with coloured glass. The
staircase has plain balusters and carved tread ends and swept
hand rail. The stairwell ceiling has a decorative cornice.
Both principal rooms have plain moulded architraves and cornices
and arched alcoves either side of contemporary fireplaces.

Listing NGR: TF0596896187

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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