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Swepstone House, Swepstone

Description: Swepstone House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 187989

OS Grid Reference: SK3679110451
OS Grid Coordinates: 436791, 310451
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6905, -1.4571

Location: Church Street, Swepstone, Leicestershire LE67 2SA

Locality: Swepstone
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE67 2SA

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Listing Text

SK 31 SE
No. 22 (Swepstone House)
24.11.65 II
House of C17 and C18. Red bricks with thatched roof. L plan with gable
end to street stone coped with stone kneelers. Stone plinth to main range.
3 ridge stacks to main range and small stack to projecting gable. Front
with 2 eyebrow dormers with leaded lights over projecting C20 ground floor.
To left 2 storey gable with 3-light casement above and renewed casement
below; beyond a projecting C20 outshut with thatch carried over. Left
end gable has C19 leaded casements to first floor and attic. Projecting
gable has C20 bay window below and half dormer above on inner face.
1st floor casement on projecting gable end. Right end has door with
casement over to right and casement centre left. Rear has casements,
door and original outshut with plain tiled roof. Swepstone Lodge
(separate, of little interest) adjoins. Interior: ceiling beams and
inglenook with beam over. 2 Sun Fire marks on exterior over front door.

Listing NGR: SK3679110451

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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