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2, Greestone Terrace

A Grade II Listed Building in Lincoln, Lincolnshire

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Latitude: 53.2328 / 53°13'58"N

Longitude: -0.5341 / 0°32'2"W

OS Eastings: 497943

OS Northings: 371646

OS Grid: SK979716

Mapcode National: GBR FMQ.9SW

Mapcode Global: WHGJ5.R0VG

Entry Name: 2, Greestone Terrace

Listing Date: 8 October 1953

Last Amended: 20 December 1999

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1388554

English Heritage Legacy ID: 485999

Location: Lincoln, Lincolnshire, LN2

County: Lincolnshire

District: Lincoln

Town: Lincoln

Electoral Ward/Division: Minster

Built-Up Area: Lincoln

Traditional County: Lincolnshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Lincolnshire

Church of England Parish: Lincoln St Peter-in-Eastgate with St Margaret in the close

Church of England Diocese: Lincoln

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Listing Text


1941-1/9/460 (North side)
08/10/53 No.2
(Formerly Listed as:
(North side)
Nos.1 AND 2)


2 houses, now one. Late C16, altered mid to late C17.
Refronted late C18, probably for the Rev. E Bromhead. Coursed
squared stone with brick front and plain tile roof with brick
gable and ridge stacks.
EXTERIOR: plinth, first floor band, coped gable with stone
kneelers. 3 storeys plus attics; 5 window range of segment
headed glazing bar sashes. The first has 16 panes, the second
is blocked, the 3 to right have 12 panes. Above the blocked
window, a small casement, flanked to left by a single glazing
bar sash. To its right, 2 similar windows, then a blocked
window. Above again, two C20 flat roofed dormers. On the
ground floor, an off-centre wooden doorcase with cornice on
brackets, panelled reveal and fielded 6-panel door. To its
left, a door with moulded wood surround, then a large segment
headed 3-light casement. To right, three segment headed
12-pane sashes.
INTERIOR has a central entrance hall spanned by a moulded
elliptical arch with fluted pilasters, and containing a
branching stair with 3 stick balusters per tread and ramped
and scrolled hardwood handrails. On either side, a fielded
6-panel door, the right one to a cupboard, the left to the
adjoining kitchen and cellar. Dining room, to right, has a
cased spine beam and a late C18 fireplace with hob grate,
flanked to right by a cupboard. Under the windows, panelling
and shelves.
On the half-landing, a panelled dado and domed recess over the
lower stair flight. First floor rooms have cased beams and
fielded 6-panel doors. The right room has a C19 slate
fireplace with bracketed shelf and Delft tile surround. The
left room has a late C18 moulded wood fireplace with hob
grate, flanked to right by a fitted cupboard.
Second floor has winder stairs and fielded 2-panel doors.
Right and left rooms have hob grates with moulded wood
Attics have stairs with landings and stick balusters with
moulded handrails. Rooms are divided by stud partitions and

fielded 2-panel and 6-panel doors.
(Buildings of England : Lincolnshire: Pevsner N: Lincolnshire:
London: 1989-: 491; Jones S: The Survey of Ancient Houses in
Lincoln: Lincoln: 1987-: 31-31).

Listing NGR: SK9794371646

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