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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: No name for this Entry

List entry Number: 1228109

Location

2, LOUGHBOROUGH ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireCharnwoodDistrict AuthorityMountsorrel

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 12-Oct-1984

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 402647

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History

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Details

MOUNTSORREL

SK 51 NE LOUGHBOROUGH ROAD (East Side) 3/23 1.6.66 No. 2

GV II*

House. Dated 1788, mostly with late C19 rear. Red brick with elaborate stone dressings, bands, cornice and coped gables, and Welsh slate roof, hipped on side wings, with brick rear stacks. In Palladian style as if with 2 intersecting temple fronts, the inner and higher projecting slightly forward. 2 and 3 storeys of 5 6/6 sash windows, the centre first floor with 2 side lights, the glazing bars forming octagons. On 2nd floor 2 6-pane swing windows. On ground floor a central doorcase with Adam style decoration, prominent bracketted hood, 6-panelled door and fanlight with decorated glazing bars. The decoration on the front is also Adam inspired. A double band has balusters between under the central windows. These have blank arches over with impost bands, the larger central arch, which runs through both ground and first floors, enriched with swags. Cornice band above the side windows. Central 3 storey section has modillion corniced pediment with urn and wheat-ear garlands decoration in tympanum. 5 urns on coping. Formerly the Vicarage. Tablet on rear gable inscribed 'R.T.A. 1788' "An exceptionally elegant late C18 brick house". Pevsner.

Listing NGR: SK5813015131

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National Grid Reference: SK 58130 15131

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