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Goscote Hall, Birstall

Description: Goscote Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189505

OS Grid Reference: SK5894608927
OS Grid Coordinates: 458946, 308927
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6749, -1.1296

Location: Edith Murphy Close, Birstall, Leicestershire LE4 3AB

Locality: Birstall
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE4 3AB

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Listing Text


5/41 Goscote Hall


Large house, early C19. Brick, with ashlar sandstone dressings, and Swithland
slate roof. 2 storeys, 3 bays to each of main fronts. Entrance front has central
doorway in pedimented porch with Corinthian columns. The door itself has a
stone doorcase of a plain order, with round arched fanlight and flanking small
windows. The windows are 12-light sashes with lugged stone architraves. Deep
eaves cornice with egg and dart moulding. Stone angle quoins. Big canted bay
window in centre of garden front. Service wing to rear, with modern extension
built out from its ground floor.

Listing NGR: SK5894608927

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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