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Description: Port House
Date Listed: 10 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 188175
OS Grid Reference: SP4116493216
OS Grid Coordinates: 441164, 293216
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5353, -1.3946
SP 49 SW TOWN OF HINCKLEY COVENTRY ROAD (south
No. 314 (Port House)
House, now offices. Early C19. Red and brown brick chequer with flat
wooden eaves soffit to shallow pitched hipped roof. 2 brick stacks
behind ridge to rear. 3 storeys. Regular 3 window front: glazing bar
sashes on the first and second floors with rusticated voussoir stucco
heads. Ground floor windows: Sashes in canted bays with cornice
heads. First floor central window and entrance below in shallow
projection with wide open pediment resting on end triglyph brackets.
Central first floor cross window. Entrance in wide round-arched
surround, enclosing Doric columns carrying open roll-moulded head and
triglyph keystone. Panelled door and reveals and fanlight.
Listing NGR: SP4116493216
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Source: English Heritage
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