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Colonial Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Legbourne, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.3362 / 53°20'10"N

Longitude: 0.0398 / 0°2'23"E

OS Eastings: 535916

OS Northings: 384084

OS Grid: TF359840

Mapcode National: GBR XYQV.DS

Mapcode Global: WHHK0.LD4R

Entry Name: Colonial Cottage

Listing Date: 5 August 1999

Last Amended: 9 October 2008

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388276

English Heritage Legacy ID: 476276

Location: Legbourne, East Lindsey, Lincolnshire, LN11

County: Lincolnshire

District: East Lindsey

Civil Parish: Legbourne

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Legbourne All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text


1844/5/10006 WATERY LANE
05-AUG-99 Colonial Cottage

(Formerly listed as:


Prefabricated bungalow of late C19 date.

MATERIALS: Wooden framed with corrugated iron cladding and shallow hipped corrugated iron roofs with ornate iron finials. Brick chimney stacks.

PLAN: Single storey. Rectangular plan with continuous verandah around all four sides supported on 4 wooden poles to each side all with brackets.

EXTERIOR: Entrance front has cenral doorway with half-glazed door flanked by single pairs of French windows. Left return has 3 sets of French windows, and right return has three 2-light casement windows with glazing bars. Rear has single casement window and an external brick stack.

HISTORY: This rare prefabricated bungalow was almost certainly manufactured by Boulton & Paul for the tropical Empire market.

Reasons for Designation:
* An example of a rare prefabricated bungalow almost certainly manufactured by Boulton & Paul for the tropical Empire market.

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

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