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Stonecroft, Wall and Garden Room, North Luffenham

Description: Stonecroft, Wall and Garden Room

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 187036

OS Grid Reference: SK9369803224
OS Grid Coordinates: 493698, 303224
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6187, -0.6174

Location: Digby Drive, Oakham LE15 8JS

Locality: North Luffenham
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 8JS

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Listing Text

SK 90 SW DIGBY DRIVE (North Side)

6/196 No. 7 (Stonecroft), wall
and garden room (No 7 and
garden room formerly listed)


House. C18, gable dated 1628 possibly resited at 1891 restoration. Coursed
rubble stone with quoins and stone dressings and Collyweston slate roof
with moulded stone end stacks. Stone coped gables. 2½ storeys of 3 2-light
casements over 2 similar and 2 2-light hipped dormers. On left end 2
storey wing projects to rear. On this a 2 storey 5-light stone mullion
canted bay, the gable with kneelers, stone coping and finial. Inscribed
AN.DO.1628. To right a glazed door with overlight, 2 1-lights above and
tablet inscribed 'Nisi Dominus Frustra 1891'. Second wing to rear with
stone ridge and brick end stacks and present entrance. Extending from
right end of front a stone coped wall c2m high and linking house to small
1 storey garden room with pyramidal Collyweston slate roof and 2-light
stone mullion window to road.

Listing NGR: SK9369803224

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Source: English Heritage

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