Church Close (The Old Parsonage), High Street, Coningsby - East Lindsey

Former rectory, now house. C14 and C15 with later additions and alterations. Rare domestic example of a C14 cruck framed hall, with high status carvings. Only the C19 wing is occupied. Water ingress from roof, decaying timberwork, and cracks in brickwork. A condition survey and development appraisal was carried out in 2014, funded by Historic England. Proposals for residential development and refurbishment have not progressed.

Church Close (The Old Parsonage), High Street, Coningsby - East Lindsey
© Historic England

Site Details

  • Designated Site Name: CHURCH CLOSE
  • Heritage Category: Listed Building grade I
  • List Entry Number: 1215282
  • Local Planning Authority: East Lindsey
  • Site Type: Domestic > Residential building


  • Building Name: Church Close (The Old Parsonage)
  • Street Name: High Street
  • County: Lincolnshire
  • District / Borough: East Lindsey
  • Parish: Coningsby
  • Parliamentary Constituency: Louth and Horncastle
  • Region: East Midlands

Assessment Information

  • Assessment Type: Building or structure
  • Condition: Poor
  • Occupancy / Use: Part occupied/part in use
  • Priority: C - Slow decay; no solution agreed
  • Previous Priority: C
  • Ownership: Private