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A Grade II Listed Building in Stoke Rochford, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 52.8356 / 52°50'8"N

Longitude: -0.637 / 0°38'13"W

OS Eastings: 491915

OS Northings: 327322

OS Grid: SK919273

Mapcode National: GBR DR3.7S8

Mapcode Global: WHGKW.5ZXK

Entry Name: Almhouses

Listing Date: 9 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 193415

Location: Stoke Rochford, South Kesteven, Lincolnshire, NG33

County: Lincolnshire

Civil Parish: Stoke Rochford

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: North and South Stoke with Easton St Andrew and St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text

SK 92 NW
(south side)
Nos 1 to 5 (consecutive)
6/174 Almshouses
5 almshouses. Originally c.1677, founded by Edmund Turnor,
remodelled c.1851, possibly by William Burn for Sir Christopher
Turnor, minor C20 alterations. Squared limestone rubble with
slate roofs having raised stone coped gables with ball finials, 2
square ridge stacks with cornices. Single storey, 9 bay front,
with attics, to taller advanced flanking wings. Central
chamfered doorway inscribed on the lintel repaired 1851, above
the coped gable containing a sunk panel with shield and
inscription recording the original foundation in 1677, flanked by
2 single light and single 2 light windows. The projecting end
wings have canted bays with hipped stone roofs. To the gables
are 2 light windows. All windows have ovolo moulded mullions and
transomes. In the sides of the wings are chamfered doorways.
Beyond to either side are C20 single storey extensions.

Listing NGR: SK9191527322

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

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