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Description: 8, High Street West
Date Listed: 10 November 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 186790
OS Grid Reference: SP8656799695
OS Grid Coordinates: 486567, 299695
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5882, -0.7236
SP 8699-8799 UPPINGHAM HIGH STREET WEST
4/52 (north side)
10.11.55 No 8 (previously listed
as Tudor House)
House. Late C16/early C17. Squared stone front, rubble stone otherwise, with
Collyweston stone slate roof, coped gables and stone end stacks with brick shafts.
Main block and cross-wing, 2 storeys and attics. Main block, with cornice, has off-
centre panelled door in late C18 round-headed architrave with keystone, 8/8 sash
windows to ground and first floors to left, and tall 6/6 window to right. Cross-wing
has 4-light chamfered stone mullioned window to basement, 2 6/6 sashes to ground
floor, another 6/6 sash above and a 2-light ovolo-moulded stone mullioned window in
the gable. Rear has a 2-storeyed gabled porch with round-headed entrance arch flanked
by Doric columns carrying entablature, which continues over another round-headed arch
to the left, now window but apparently originally open. Four-light ovolo-moulded
stone-mullioned window above entrance. Rear face of cross-wing has a 2-light ovolo-
moulded window with cornice, a 4-light ovolo-moulded window with transom, then a
similar window without transom and finally a single-light chamfered opening. Upper
part of gable rendered. Lower gabled wing, rendered, projects from rear to right of
Listing NGR: SP8657299696
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Source: English Heritage
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