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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.


List entry Number: 1046082



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

County: Nottinghamshire

District: Newark and Sherwood

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Southwell

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Aug-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 242471

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WESTGATE SK6953 1919-0/10/166 (South East side) 11/08/61 No.21 Stenton House


House. Early C19. Brick and stucco with stone dressings and hipped and gabled concrete tile roofs. Chamfered eaves with wooden gutters on brackets, 2 side wall stacks. 2 storeys plus attics with 2 storey wings. Symmetrical garden front has a pedimented central feature with a French window and flanking lights, and above it a renewed Venetian window. Above again, an altered round headed window. On either side, a canted 2 storey bay window with 3 plain sashes on each floor, those above being smaller. Asymmetrical street front has an off-centre pedimented recessed entrance bay with a stucco ground floor with plinth and cornice. Central 6-panel door flanked by single plain sashes. Above, a central plain sash and above again, a half-round window. Right wing, 4 windows, has 3 small sashes and to right a larger sash, all with glazing bars. Off-centre moulded stone doorcase with 6-panel door and overlight, flanked to left by 2 plain sashes, and to right by a larger glazing bar sash. Left wing has a large sash to left and a small dummy window to right. 2 plain sashes below. This building was formerly the home of the historian Sir Frank Stenton.

Listing NGR: SK6997653721

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National Grid Reference: SK 69976 53721


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