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Strancliffe Hall, Barrow upon Soar

Description: Strancliffe Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189276

OS Grid Reference: SK5736118128
OS Grid Coordinates: 457361, 318128
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7577, -1.1515

Location: Cotes Road, Barrow Upon Soar, Leicestershire LE12 8JS

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

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Listing Text

3/18 Strancliffe Hall


Large house, dated 1868 over entrance. Brick with hipped slate roof. 2 storeys.
Entrance front of 4 bays. B rick angle quoins, stone brackets supporting
overhanging roof, and stone string course. Sash windows with glazing bars,
some with stone architraves and consoles. Entrance porch has Tuscan columns
and heavy entablature. Doorway has segmental brick arch with stone keystone
bearing date and initials C.E., and a traceried fanlight. To right of door
a full height bay window, leaded to 1st floor. Garden from (SW) of 3 bays
with recessed centre. Central bay has curved projecting porch with Tuscan
columns and roundheaded door. Wrought iron balcony over, and 3 round arched
tall leaded lights. Outer bays have bow windows to ground floor, of 3 lights,
and canted wood bay windows over. Lower and middle windows have flat stone
heads. Roof projects on stone brackets and is carried straight across the
recessed centre of the building. Decorative detail of eaves brackets repeated
on tall chimney stacks. Inside, a recessed porch opens on to a central full
height hall with circular gallery at lst floor level.

Listing NGR: SK5736118128

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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