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

East Lindsey (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
TF 32543 87387


WESTGATE PLACE 1. 1348 TF 3287 2/62 2.11.54. Nos 72 to 76 (even) II* GV 2. Circa 1775. 2 storeys and attics in yellow brick with red dressings. 5 hung sash windows with cased frames and cambered heads, glazing bars. Band over ground floor. Brick eaves. 4 simple gabled brick dormers to left, 2 slope-top dormers to right. Round-arched window to No 74 to left. Plain door to No 72; half-glazed door to No 76; 4-panel door to No 76. Plaque to No 74:- "Alfred Lord Tennyson lived here 1810-1820". This house, in what was originally called Harvey's Alley, was the home of Tennyson's grandmother, and it was here that he lived while at the Grammar School here. Graded for that reason. Nos 70 to 80 (even) form a group.

Listing NGR: TF3254387387


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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.

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Date: 17 Oct 2000
Reference: IOE01/03014/05
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David March. Source Historic England Archive
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