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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: ANNE OF CLEVES HOUSE

List entry Number: 1265121

Location

ANNE OF CLEVES HOUSE, BURTON STREET

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireMeltonDistrict Authority

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Oct-1950

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 425928

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

1. 5305 BURTON STREET (West Side) Anne of Cleves House SK 7518 NW 1/21 24.10.50.

II* GV

2. Mediaeval and later. Coursed stone rubble with steeply pitched slate roof. A good deal restored but much mediaeval work remains, including a C14 doorway with moulded label in rear elevation. Street facade, of 2 storeys, has 3 buttresses of C15 date and the gabled north end has a 3 light moulded stone C15 window with stone mullions, cusped arches and a moulded label. A small C18 bowed shop window with glazing bars at south end of facade. Generally 5 windows with modern reproduction glazing in earlier openings. Interior has exposed ceiling beams, some chamfered. (Association with Anne of Cleves may be due to the fact that the church was once a cell of Lewes Priory, Sussex of which the revenues were made her jointure).

All the listed buildings in Burton Street form a group of which Nos 24 to 36 (even) are of local interest.

Listing NGR: SK7531518984

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National Grid Reference: SK 75315 18984

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