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The Wentworth Arms and Adjoining Stables, Elmesthorpe

Description: The Wentworth Arms and Adjoining Stables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 January 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 189014

OS Grid Reference: SP4710395778
OS Grid Coordinates: 447103, 295778
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5578, -1.3066

Locality: Elmesthorpe
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 7SG

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Listing Text

SP 49 NE (south west side)

1/24 The Wentworth Arms
and adjoining

Public house and adjoining stables. Built 1896 to the designs of
C F A Voysey for Lord Lovelace of Kirkby Mallory. Brick with
Swithland slate hipped and gabled roofs. 3 large external
lateral stacks. Single storey plus attics, 2 bays. The east
front has a full width flat roofed bay with 2 five light strip
casements, linked by a veranda over the recessed entrance to a
flat roofed bay window projecting diagonally to the left. Above,
to the right, a flat roofed dormer with an 8 light strip
casement. Beyond, to the right, a pair of wooden gates and
beyond them the outbuildings with a 2 light casement. South side
has an approximately central doorway and flanking light under a
common segmental head. Above the door, a 4 light strip casement.
To the left, a 3 light casement with a segmental head. Above, to
the right, a flat roofed dormer. North side has an arched recess
formed by the external flues containing a cellar opening and
above it, a 2 light casement, both with segmental heads. Above,
on the stack, a datestone inscribed '1896'. The adjoining L-
plan single storey stable range has to left a pair of carriage
doors flanked by single stable doors, and beyond, to the right, a
stable door and 3 small casements. Beyond again, a 2 bay open
cartshed. Beyond again to the left, a private stable with a
stable door. The interior has been entirely refitted c.1960.

Listing NGR: SP4710395778

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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