FLETTON TOWERS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1300771
Date first listed:
26-Feb-1980
Date of most recent amendment:
10-Apr-1980
Statutory Address:
FLETTON TOWERS, QUEENS WALK

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Location

Statutory Address:
FLETTON TOWERS, QUEENS WALK

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

District:
City of Peterborough (Unitary Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TL 18976 97642

Details

In the following items:- PETERBOROUGH 1. 1500 QUEENS WALK Fletton Tavers TL 1897 & TL 1997 7/145 II 2. Built between 1841 and 1847 for W Lawrence Clark of the Peace for the Liberty of Peterborough, to his own designs, with kitchen wing etc of 1860s. Large Tudor style stone house with freestone dressings. Two storeys. Three bays. Central three storey tower with asymmetrical corner turrets and paired chimney stacks. Parapet and moulded stringcourse and diagonal angle buttress. Three light stone mullion transom windows, each light divided into two, the centre light of each window is blocked. The central tower has a first floor oriel with carved initials over a moulded four-centred arch doorway. Interior: central hall has timber staircase in gothic style and painted ceilings dated 1864 (?). Childhood home of novelist L P Hartley. Fletton Tavers shall be amended to read Fletton Towers.

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PETERBOROUGH 1. 1500 QUEENS WALK Fletton Tavers TL 1897& TL 1997 7/145 II 2. Built between 1841 and 1847 for W Lawrence Clerk of the Peace for the Liberty of Peterborough, to his own designs, with kitchen wing etc of 1860s. Large Tudor style stone house with freestone dressings. Two storeys. Three bays. Central three storey tower with asymmetrical corner turrets and paired chimney stacks. Parapet and moulded stingcourse and diagonal angle buttress. Three light stone mullion transom windows, each light divided into two, the centre light of each window is blocked. The central tower has a first floor oriel with carved initials over a moulded four- centred arch doorway. Interior: central hall has timber staircase in gothic style and painted ceilings dated 1864 (?) Childhood home of novelist L P Hartley.

Listing NGR: TL1897697642

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
350355
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 07 Nov 2005
Reference: IOE01/14170/13
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter D. Dewar. Source Historic England Archive
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