ERMINE HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category: Listed Building

Grade: II*

List Entry Number: 1062408

Date first listed: 19-Feb-1952

Statutory Address: ERMINE HOUSE, HIGH STREET

Map

Ordnance survey map of ERMINE HOUSE
© Crown Copyright and database right 2018. All rights reserved. Ordnance Survey Licence number 100024900.
© British Crown and SeaZone Solutions Limited 2018. All rights reserved. Licence number 102006.006.
Use of this data is subject to Terms and Conditions.

The above map is for quick reference purposes only and may not be to scale. For a copy of the full scale map, please see the attached PDF - 1062408 .pdf

The PDF will be generated from our live systems and may take a few minutes to download depending on how busy our servers are. We apologise for this delay.

This copy shows the entry on 17-Nov-2018 at 09:23:29.

Location

Statutory Address: ERMINE HOUSE, HIGH STREET

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

County: Lincolnshire

District: South Kesteven (District Authority)

Parish: Fulbeck

National Grid Reference: SK 94697 50296

Summary

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Reasons for Designation

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

History

Legacy Record - This information may be included in the List Entry Details.

Details

Ermine House FULBECK HIGH STREET SK 9450 9550 Listed 19-2-52 Grade II* 7/78

Small country house; C17 with substantial early C18 remodelling, possibly by William Sands the Younger. (c/f. peaked parapet at Wyberton Hall, Nr. Boston). Iron gutter remains dated 1710. Coursed limestone rubble with brick quoins and first floor band and ashlar dressings. Plain tiled roof with plain parapet surmounted by peaked pediment having central acorn finial, stonecoped gables with finials at the bases, and 2 moulded gable stacks. Parallel ranges 2 storey, 5 bay front with cellars. Central half glazed door with traceried overlight flanked by engaged Tuscan columns supporting a moulded pediment over. To either side of the door are pairs of windows with plain ashlar frames. On the first floor are 5 similar windows; all windows are glazing bar sashes. To the right is a gabled single storey wing, the rear parts of which are C17. Inside the house is a good early C18 staircase to full height with delicate turned balusters and ramped handrails at the angles. The back stair has an unusual openwork balustrade in the Chinese taste. In the dining room is a cupboard having a moulded surround with keystone, a pulvinated frieze and a pediment; also an early C19 fireplace and dado panelling. First floor chamber on right has a stone fireplace with panelled surround and a fluted keystone; also a cupboard with a dentillated frieze. Section of early-C18 wallpaper survives in situ on north wall of master bedroom. Frescoes in the sitting room, dining room, library, master bedroom and second bedroom were executed by Russian artists in 2012. Rear range has a late C17 staggered butt purlin softwood roof.

Listing NGR: SK9469750296

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number: 193168

Legacy System: LBS

End of official listing