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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: BLACKFRIARS ARTS CENTRE

List entry Number: 1389013

Location

BLACKFRIARS ARTS CENTRE, SPAIN LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireBostonDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 27-Mar-1949

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Nov-1999

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 486475

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

BOSTON

TF3243NE SPAIN LANE 716-1/10/180 (South side) 27/05/49 Blackfriars Arts Centre (Formerly Listed as: SPAIN LANE (South side) Blackfriars)

GV II*

Refectory range of Dominican Friary, now an arts centre. Building heavily restored and altered 1963. Coursed and squared limestone rubble with ashlar dressings. C20 plain tiled roof and C20 wirecut brick gable end to east. EXTERIOR: 2 storeys, irregular 7-bay front, with moulded string course and C20 chamfered stone cornice. Beneath the string course are 5 projecting chamfered stone corbels. To the right a C20 broad arched opening containing recessed contemporary entrance doors. To left 2 small round openings, in situ on C18 print of building, with between a blocked opening. Further to the left 2 C14 pointed openings with chamfered surrounds with between a taller segmental-headed opening with recessed blocking. To 1st floor 4 restored 2-light openings with pointed stone heads and chamfered mullions and three 2-light timber casements, with timber lintels. All windows with lead cames. Rebuilt eastern gable with casement windows of 1963 date. INTERIOR: retains 2 plain low stone arches and a repositioned C17 stair with large turned balusters, panelled newels with ball finials, moulded handrails.





Listing NGR: TF3289643921

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National Grid Reference: TF 32896 43921

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