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The Old Wheatsheaf

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Bytham, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.7551 / 52°45'18"N

Longitude: -0.5352 / 0°32'6"W

OS Eastings: 498958

OS Northings: 318501

OS Grid: SK989185

Mapcode National: GBR FTJ.9HR

Mapcode Global: WHGLH.R0CQ

Plus Code: 9C4XQF47+2W

Entry Name: The Old Wheatsheaf

Listing Date: 15 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1317178

English Heritage Legacy ID: 194023

ID on this website: 101317178

Location: Castle Bytham, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG33

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven

Civil Parish: Castle Bytham

Built-Up Area: Castle Bytham

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Castle Bytham St James

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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SK 9818-9918 (east side)

16/48 The Old Wheatsheaf


Former public house, now house. C16, C17, extended C18, altered
C19 with minor C20 alterations. Squared coursed limestone rubble
with ashlar quoins and dressings, Collyweston slate roof, 3 brick
gable stacks, one with stone base. T-plan. 2 storey, 2 bay side
front having 2 three light plain casements, to each floor, all
with timber lintels. To Castlegate front is a C20 door with
vertical side lights, covered by contemporary wooden gabled
porch, flanked by small fixed 2 light windows. Above the right
hand window is a carved stone panel depicting a wheatsheaf,
dating from when the house was a pub. To first floor a 2 light
mullioned casement window with moulded ashlar surround. Above, a
gabled dormer. To the left is a single bay, 2 storey service
block with pantile roof and brick gable stack with beyond again a
lower range with pair of planked doors and gateway, both under
pantile roofs, leading to a rear yard. Oak clasped purlin roof
to C16 kitchen garret with some smoke blackening, C17 garret
stair head has a newel with finial with framed plastered rush
parapet and chamfered handrail.

Listing NGR: SK9895818501

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