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


List entry Number: 1166363



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

County District District Type Parish
LincolnshireSouth KestevenDistrict AuthorityEdenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 15-Dec-1986

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 194097

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6/123 Gardeners Cottage


Gardeners cottage. c.1723, possibly by Sir John Vanbrugh. Ashlar, decorative tiled facetted roof with pineapple wooden finial. Single ridge yellow brick stack having ashlar base and moulded top. Rectangular plan with facetted end front. Single storey with attics, 3 bay front having plinth, rusticated quoins, plain frieze with raised panels, moulded cornice. Central semi- circular panelled door with vermiculated surface, flanked by single fixed glazing bar lights. All openings are semi-circular headed with stepped reveals and keyblocks. In the roof is a semi-circular headed dormer with scrolled sides, ball finials and leaded roof. The sides are of squared limestone rubble and have pairs of 3 light glazing bar windows and in the roof 2 pedimented dormers with glazing bar lights and rendered cheeks. In Grimsthorpe Park, part of building work for First Duke of Ancaster.

Listing NGR: TF0472422472

Selected Sources

Register of Parks and Gardens of Special Historic Interest in England, Part 27 Lincolnshire,

National Grid Reference: TF 04724 22472


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