Building record MLI94651 - The Masters Lodge, 4 Church Street, Spalding


The Masters Lodge, 4 Church Street, Spalding

Type and Period (2)

  • (1721, Post Medieval to Modern - 1721 AD to 2050 AD)
  • (Post Medieval to Early 20th Century - 1721 AD? to 1919 AD)

Protected Status/Designation

Full Description

PRN 25510 Two storey brick house with slate roof, built in 1721. For the full description and the legal address of this listed building please refer to the appropriate List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. {1}{2} The building had a northern extension added at some point between 1974 and 1999 {3}{4}. The building appears as "Blue School Master" in Grundy 1732 map of Spalding {5}. It was probably originally the town's Blue Coat Charity School, which also appears in an 1889 map of Spalding and was closed in 1919, after 200 years of existence. {6}{7}

Sources/Archives (7)

  •  Index: Department of the Environment. 1975. List of Buildings of Special Architectural or Historic Interest. 1/37.
  •  Report: South Holland District Council. 2007. Spalding Conservation Area Appraisal. Church and Church Street character area.
  •  Map: OS. 1974. OS 6 INCH SERIES.
  •  Website: Google. 2006->. Google Maps and Street View. Accessed 02/03/2023, 1999 satellite image.
  •  Map: Grundy, John, (Senior). 1732. A Plan of the Town of Spalding in South Holland.
  •  Map: Ordnance Survey. 1888-1891. 25 Inch County Series Map - First Edition. 1:2500. Lincolnshire Sheet CXLII 2.
  •  Article in Serial: Boston Guardian. 1919. 'Charity School Closed' in Boston Guardian. p. 7.



Grid reference Centred TF 2502 2252 (26m by 49m)

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Record last edited

Mar 2 2023 4:26PM


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