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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: BURGHLEY ALMSHOUSES LORD BURGHLEY'S HOSPITAL

List entry Number: 1360415

Location

BURGHLEY ALMSHOUSES, ST MARTIN'S
LORD BURGHLEY'S HOSPITAL, ST MARTIN'S

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityStamford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 22-May-1954

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 193715

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History

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Details

1. 1671 ST MARTIN'S (West Side) Burghley Almhouses (Lord Burghley's Hospital) TF 0306 1/237 22.5.54. II* GV 2. Founded 1597 on the site of the mediaeval hospital of St John, Baptist and St Thomas, Martyr, Remains of ex situ C12 Norman arch of backwater and flat butress on East corner of river front. Small Norman capital re-set in street wall of East range. 2 storeys in stone. North elevation is to river, with buttresses to left, below tall stone chimneys. Between each is a small stone-capped gable, containing a rectangular window with one stone mullion. South elevation forms 3 sides of a small garden, divided from road by a stone wall. 3 similar gables and ground floor windows with one stone mullion, and moulded cornices all somewhat restored, West elevation has a similar type of building without gables, and the extension eastward is of slightly later date, a plain stone building forming a small ground floor hall with lofts etc over, The gatehouse consists of 2 of the almshouses flanking a passage entrance, Door to street is of plain treatment.

Nos 39 to 43 (consec), Garden Wall to No 43, No 44, Wall to No 44, Nos 45 to 70 consec), Garden Wall to Nos 68 and 69 with Burghley Almqhouses form a group.

Listing NGR: TF0309306749

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National Grid Reference: TF 03024 06903

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