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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: STRAGGLETHORPE HALL

List entry Number: 1147803

Location

STRAGGLETHORPE HALL, STRAGGLETHORPE LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireNorth KestevenDistrict AuthorityBrant Broughton and Stragglethorpe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 17-Jun-1986

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 192408

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History

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Details

BRANT BROUGHTON AND STRAGGLETHORPE STRAGGLETHORPE LANE SK 95 SW (east side) 6/58 Stragglethorpe Hall - GV II Country house. C16 restored and greatly extended in 1912-14 by Biddulph Pinchard. Close studded timber-framing with curved braces and coursed rubble with ashlar dressings. Plain tile roof, with 4 external moulded stone stacks with set-offs, a single moulded stone ridge stack, and 3 tall brick stacks. 2 storey plus attic. Truncated H-plan with service wing to west. Main cross wing and north front of service wing contain evidence of C16 house. Main south front has a 3 bay recessed centre, flanked by single bay gabled cross wings. The centre has a stone ground floor with 3, 3-light chamfered mullioned windows, and timber framing above with 3, 4-light projecting cross windows, and 3 triangular dormer windows above with 3-light casements. The stone cross wings have coped gables and quoins, with single 5-light chamfered cross windows on both floors with single 3-light chamfered mullion windows above in the gables. To the west the timber framed 2 storey service wing has an open loggia supported on wooden columns on the ground floor, with irregular casements above and a gabled cross wing to the west. The north entrance front, has a 3 bay centre with a 2 storey projecting porch to the west and gabled cross wing to the east. The centre has a stone ground floor with a central 4-light chamfered mullioned window, and timber framing above with 3, 4-light cross windows, the central one projecting, above 3 triangular dormers with 2-light casements. The porch to the east has a single 5-light cross window on the ground floor and a single 4-light cross window on the jettied upper floor with gable above. The 3 bay east front of the west cross wing has a small doorway and 2 3-light chamfered cross windows, and above, 2 3-light chamfered and mullioned windows and a single light window above the door. The service wing to the west has an irregular 4 gabled, 2 storey stuccoed front. Interior has a large C16 stone fimeplace in the hall, and an imported C17 staircase.

Listing NGR: SK9132552103

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National Grid Reference: SK 91325 52103

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