If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.
Description: Thurcaston Grange and Adjoining Stable Block
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189176
OS Grid Reference: SK5665610522
OS Grid Coordinates: 456656, 310522
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6894, -1.1632
Explore more of the area around Thurcaston and Cropston, Leicestershire at Explore Britain.
THURCASTON RECTORY LANE (East Side)
SK 51 SE
4/120 Thurcaston Grange and
adjoining stable block
House and stable block of late C18. Painted brick with brick plinth, band
in part, moulded brick cornice and Swithland slate roof, part parapetted,
with end and ridge stacks. 2 storeys of mostly 6/6 sash windows. L plan
entrance front has coped gable facing to left with end stack. On canted corner
a sash over C20 porch and double doors. 3 sashes to right both floors and
another further right. Left side towards garden has central 2 storey bow
of 3 sashes: 4/6, 6/9, 4/6 with 4/4, 6/6, 4/4 over. 3 French windows to
left with sashes over. 2 sashes both floors to right. Further left a
2 storey wing with door and 2-light casement over. This wing on other side
and right side of main range has doors, sashes and renewed casements. A
stable block projects to right at end of this wing on entrance side. Arch
and various doors. Above an octagonal lantern with leaded light windows,
Swithland slate roof and weathervane. The house was originally Thurcaston
Listing NGR: SK5665610522
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
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.