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Ravenstone Hall, Ravenstone with Snibstone

Description: Ravenstone Hall

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 24 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 187823

OS Grid Reference: SK4005313954
OS Grid Coordinates: 440053, 313954
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7218, -1.4084

Location: Main Street, Ravenstone, Leicestershire LE67 2AA

Locality: Ravenstone with Snibstone
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE67 2AA

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Listing Text


6/56 Ravenstone Hall

Country house, C1750, of Flemish bond brickwork with stone dressings and
hipped slate roof. 3 storey central block of 5 bays, pavilions to either side,
added 1844-5, oriented at right angles to main front. Central bay expressed by
giant stone pilasters of Corinthian order and a pediment. Corners have giant
stone pilasters. Stone plinth, and cornice, decorated in central bay. Stone
sill course to 1st floor. Porch with plain piers and pediment, double entrance
doors. Moulded stone surrounds to 12-light sash windows. At 1st floor, central
bay has rounded headed window with traceried fanlight and moulded jambs with
capitals. Side pavilions have single window to front but sides have 3 bays,
with central doorway and channelled voussoir stone heads to sash window.

Interior of Hall largely dates from C19.

Listing NGR: SK4005313954

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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