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Tudor Cottage and Adjoining House to East, Stoney Stanton

Description: Tudor Cottage and Adjoining House to East

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189039

OS Grid Reference: SP4906494598
OS Grid Coordinates: 449064, 294598
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5470, -1.2779

Location: Carey Hill Road, Stoney Stanton, Leicestershire LE9 4LA

Locality: Stoney Stanton
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 4LA

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Listing Text

SP 49 SE (south side)

3/49 Tudor Cottage and
adjoining house to


Pair of houses. c.1600, with C19 and C20 alterations. Timber
framing and brick, with rendered brick nogging and plain tile
roof. At each end of the rear elevation, a large external
lateral stack, each with 2 C20 brick stalks set diagonally, plus
a brick ridge stack. 2 storeys plus garrets, 3 bays. North
front has a deep rendered plinth, 2 corner posts, that to the
right renewed, and 7 intermediate posts. Towards each end, a C20
Tudor arched door, each flanked to the right by a 3 light
casement. Above, to the left, 2 three light C20 casements and to
the right, a C19 3 light casement. The east gable has jowled
corner posts, with a strut to the right, mid rail and transom.
To the left, a C20 square bay window and to right, a C20 round
window. Above to left, a 2 light casement and above again, a
central 2 light garret casement. West gable has to left an
irregular angled projection and to the right, a corner post with
transom and strut. Above, wall plate and queen post truss. Rear
elevation has a central post and an off-centre C20 canted bay
window, flanked to left by a 3 light casement in a blocked
doorway and to right by a C20 door with overlight. Above, a
central gable with a 2 light sliding sash, and to left a 3 light
C20 casement. The interior has in the south east corner an
outstanding early C17 moulded ashlar chimney piece with Tudor
arched opening, decorated spandrels, reeded frieze and above, 2
cornices separated by a foliate frieze. Tudor Cottage is said to
contain a similar chimney piece. Principal rafter roof with
double notched purlins and a queen post truss to the west and
collars to the central bay, 2 mud and stud partitions, one with a
plank door. Central winder stair in framed enclosure, and winder
stair to garret with square newel. heavily chamfered span and
spine beams.

Listing NGR: SP4906494598

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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