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22-24, Beveridge Street, Barrow upon Soar

Description: 22-24, Beveridge Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 189261

OS Grid Reference: SK5766017390
OS Grid Coordinates: 457660, 317390
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7511, -1.1472

Locality: Barrow upon Soar
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 8PL

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Listing Text

3/5 Nos. 22.24. (even)

Large house, late C16/early C17. Coursed limestone on rubble plinth, with
swithland slate roof. Hall and cross wing plan with a 3rd unit below hall
stack. 2 storeys with attic in crow stepped brick gable of cross wing:
this attic window has semi-circular relieving arch over. Other windows
are long low 4-light wood mullioned casements with leaded diamond lattices.
Tall projecting porch, stone with brick gable, and plain timber architraves
to doorway at junction of hall and cross wing. Below hall range, a large
stone chimney stack with brick shafts. To the rear on north side, an
angled wing, and projecting porch in classical style. South end wall has
brick and rubble buttressing. Reputedly the birthplace and home of
Bishop Beveridge, born 1636-7, Bishop of St. Asaphs, 1704-8.

Listing NGR: SK5766017390

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Source: English Heritage

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