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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: MEDIEVAL HALL ADJOINING NORTH EAST CORNER OF GOXHILL HALL

List entry Number: 1288428

Location

MEDIEVAL HALL ADJOINING NORTH EAST CORNER OF GOXHILL HALL, SOUTH END

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

County District District Type Parish
North LincolnshireUnitary AuthorityGoxhill

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: I

Date first listed: 19-Oct-1951

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Oct-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 165836

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History

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Details

TA 12 SW GOXHILL SOUTH END (south side)

5/36 Medieval Hall adjoining north-east corner of 19.10.51 Goxhill Hall (formerly listed as The Old Hall)

GV I

First Floor Hall, formerly part of larger complex. Late C14 - early C15 with later alterations, including blocking of first floor windows, and late C18 roof. Renovations of 1976-78. Sjuared limestone and limestone rubble with ashlar dressings; squared chalk facing to internal walls; ashlar and brick patching and blocking to windows. Pantile roof. Rectangular on plan: 3 by 2 vaulting bays to undercroft, single-room first-floor hall. 2 storeys, 3 bays, with octagonal stair turret in south-west angle. Moulded ashlar plinth. Buttresses with set-offs between bays and at angles: diagonal buttresses to east, angle buttresses to west. Moulded first floor cill string course moulded cornice and coped ashlar parapet. South front: pointed doorway at south west angle, now within adjoining house extension, with arch mouldings dying into chamfered jambs. 3 ground floor windows inserted in enlarged original openings: central C18-C19 12-pane sliding sash and two C17-C18 casements with leaded lights. C20 steel spiral staircase to ogee-headed first floor doorway in chamfered segmental-pointed reveal with small rectangular window to right. Three large pointed moulded windows, blocked with closely-jointed ashlar, with continuous hoodmould. Stair turret rising above parapet with pierced cusped quatrefoils and coping. Hipped roof. North side similar, lower half partly obscured by adjoining cattle-shed. East side: 2 inserted ground floor doors, small chamfered slit window above plinth. Large moulded first floor window with re-set triangular head, inserted moulded central mullion and twin round arches. Lower section of window blocked with four courses of ashlar, brick above with two C20 2-light wood mullion windows with leaded lights incorporating arms in stained glass. West front: blocked inserted ground floor door to left. Pointed first floor door cuts string course to right, with arch mouldings dying into jambs, and square-headed hoodmould with carved shields in spandrels. Blocked triangular-headed 3-light window above with Perpendicular tracery. Interior. Quadripartite vaulting to undercroft has plastered brick ceiling and chamfered ashlar ribs dying into octagonal piers and responds with moulded and chamfered bases. Chamfered segmental-pointed arch to south door. C20 brick floor. First floor: cusped ogee head to south door; hoodmoulds and finely-moulded reveals to all windows. Blocked chimney within north wall. Square-headed door to stone spiral staircase. 5-bay tie beam - king post roof with raking struts to principal rafters and staggered butt purlins. Fragments of stained glass with painted faces and grotesques, probably early C15, have been recovered from the west window. An important and imposing medieval building. N Pevsner and J Harris, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, 1978, 251; Drawing by C Nattes, 1796, Banks Collection, Lincoln City Library.

Listing NGR: TA1095220517

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Harris, J, Antram, N, The Buildings of England: Lincolnshire, (1989), 251

National Grid Reference: TA 10952 20517

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