The Homestead


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Statutory Address:
The Homestead, Canwick Avenue


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Statutory Address:
The Homestead, Canwick Avenue

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

North Kesteven (District Authority)
Bracebridge Heath
National Grid Reference:
SK 97949 67810


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 01/09/2014.


SK 9667-9767 8/6 The Homestead 23.1.85


Former Medical Superintendents House, recently used as offices. 1902 by A. E. Gough. In the Italianate style. Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings, and slate hipped roofs. 5 stone stacks. Flush ashlar quoins, chamfered plinth, ground and first floor cill bands, broad first floor band, and dentilated eaves. 2 storey. West front, 6 bay main block, with slightly projecting central 2 bays topped by a pediment. Round headed doorway and window to the right flanked by Ionic pilasters. To the right 2 plain sashes and to the left a single plain sash and an ashlar canted bay window with 3 plain sashes. Above 2 central plain sashes with moulded surrounds, either side 2 plain sashes. Beyond to left a lower 2 storey service wing, 3 bay with plain sashes. South front, has a 2 storey stone canted bay window with 3 sashes, to the right a single plain sash and above 2 sashes. East front has irregular fenestration with a Venetian staircase window with ashlar surround. Built as part of St John's Hospital.

Listing NGR: SK9794867807


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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: 13 Aug 2002
Reference: IOE01/06386/31
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr David Brown. Source Historic England Archive
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