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Stable Block and Pigsty at the Brand, Woodhouse

Description: Stable Block and Pigsty at the Brand

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189201

OS Grid Reference: SK5355713412
OS Grid Coordinates: 453557, 313412
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7157, -1.2086

Location: Brand Hill, Woodhouse, Leicestershire LE12 8SS

Locality: Woodhouse
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 8SS

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Listing Text

SK 51 SW
Stable Block and Pigsty
at The Brand

Stable block and pigsty of c1875. Probably by Alfred Waterhouse for Arthur
Ellis. Granite and slate rubble stone and plain tile roof with central
ridge and rear stacks. Long range of 1½ storeys. Gables have decorated
barge boards. From left to right: 3 pairs of carriage doors, door with door
in half dormer above, a 2-light window, door with small dormer over, 2
further 2-lights, a door with door above in small gabled projection, and
2 2-lights with small dormer over. Steps lead up to door on right end.
A 3-light on left end, and outshut and dormer to rear. Pigsty is across
the stableyard and is open and square with stone coped plinth and 14
wooden pillars supporting hipped plain tile roof with metal finial and
small lucarne. Wall extends to right, forming small enclosure. Group
value with The Brand Cottage, which stands between.

Listing NGR: SK5355713412

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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