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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1309055
English Heritage Legacy ID: 196522
Location: Owersby, West Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN7
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
TF 09 NE OWERSBY CATER LANE
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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