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No 222 and Gatepiers, Thurcaston and Cropston

Description: No 222 and Gatepiers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189183

OS Grid Reference: SK5661611966
OS Grid Coordinates: 456616, 311966
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7024, -1.1636

Location: Station Road, Thurcaston, Leicestershire LE7 7LD

Locality: Thurcaston and Cropston
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 7LD

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Listing Text

SK 51 SE
(North Side) ROTHLEY
No. 222 and gate piers

Lodge of 1838. Coursed and squared granite with stone dressings, rusticated
quoins, and Swithland slate roof with ridge and rear stacks. 1 storey in
Tudor style with ornamental barge boards to gables and eaves. Entrance faces
drive and left side faces road. Gabled porch with 3 Tudor arches now filled
with glazed door and windows leads to door. Tablet with crest over. 2
2-light lattice casements with hood moulds to right. Date over. On left
side a 3-light lattice casement with stone tablet carved with Danvers-Butler
arms in gable. Similar 2-light casement to left and a 3-light casement
in C20 1 storey extension to rear. Built as lodge to Swithland Hall.
A pair of gate piers to drive adjoins lodge. They are constructed of
rusticated granite blocks.

Listing NGR: SK5661611966

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Source: English Heritage

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