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List entry Summary

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

Name: RAVENSTONE HALL

List entry Number: 1177459

Location

RAVENSTONE HALL, ASHBY ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireNorth West LeicestershireDistrict AuthorityRavenstone with Snibstone

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Nov-1965

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 187823

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History

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Details

SK 41 SW RAVENSTONE ASHBY ROAD

6/56 Ravenstone Hall 24.11.65 II*

Country house, C1750, of Flemish bond brickwork with stone dressings and hipped slate roof. 3 storey central block of 5 bays, pavilions to either side, added 1844-5, oriented at right angles to main front. Central bay expressed by giant stone pilasters of Corinthian order and a pediment. Corners have giant stone pilasters. Stone plinth, and cornice, decorated in central bay. Stone sill course to 1st floor. Porch with plain piers and pediment, double entrance doors. Moulded stone surrounds to 12-light sash windows. At 1st floor, central bay has rounded headed window with traceried fanlight and moulded jambs with capitals. Side pavilions have single window to front but sides have 3 bays, with central doorway and channelled voussoir stone heads to sash window.

Interior of Hall largely dates from C19.

Listing NGR: SK4005313954

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National Grid Reference: SK 40053 13954

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