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Preston House, Preston

Description: Preston House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 November 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 187497

OS Grid Reference: SK8718502655
OS Grid Coordinates: 487185, 302655
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6147, -0.7137

Location: Oakham Road, Preston, Rutland LE15 9NL

Locality: Preston
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 9NL

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Listing Text

SK 8602 and SK 8702
No 40 Preston House
(Formerly listed as
10/11/55 Preston House and
Outbuildings in Oakham
House, C17,C18,C19. L plan. 2 storeys and attic. Front to Oakham Road has,
from left, small C17 range with two stone-mullioned windows vertically aligned.
Next range is C18: 3 casement dormers in attic, 4 symmetrically arranged sashes,
the bottom left flanked by 2 smaller casements. Large, C19 2 storey, tri-partite
bay window with 6 regularly placed identical sashes. Ashlar quoins. Stone coping.
3 Ashlar stacks: 2 gable end, one central. The return front to Preston Main
Street is 2 storey. First floor has one stone dressed casement. Ground floor
has early C19 bow to the right of an C18 classical timber doorcase with entablature
and pediment itself flanked by 2 hall lights. Ashlar double stack on gable.
Low range to right with two stone mullioned windows. Brick and render stack.

Listing NGR: SK8718502655

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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