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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: ANCASTER HOUSE

List entry Number: 1360298

Location

ANCASTER HOUSE, HIGH DIKE (SOUTH END)

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityAncaster

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 19-Feb-1952

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 193094

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

SK 94 NE ANCASTER HIGH DIKE (south end, east side)

6/3 Ancaster House 19-2-52

G.V. II*

House: C17 with early C19 refronting and additions. Coursed limestone rubble and red brick with ashlar dressings, pantile rooft with stone coped gables and 2 brick gable stacks. L-plan. Two storey three bay front in red brick with stone plinth, rusticated quoins, and narrow stone cornice, the flanking bays are slightly bowed through both storeys. Central C19 six panelled glazed door with traceried fanlight having small stone doorcase with slender engaged Tuscan columns, narrow frieze and cornice. Flanked by single C19 glazing bar sash bow windows. Above a central glazing bar sash is flanked by two further bow sash windows, all windows have reeded surrounds with corner rosettes. All windows have later Venetian shutters. The gable walls and rear wing are coursed limestone rubble. Interior has an elliptical iron balustraded staircase in curved rear projection. The principal rooms retain contemporary fireplaces, moulded plaster cornices, panelled doors and in the entrance hall are two reeded blank arches to both side walls.

Listing NGR: SK9825343360

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National Grid Reference: SK 98253 43360

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