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The Fox and Hounds Public House, Syston

Description: The Fox and Hounds Public House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189579

OS Grid Reference: SK6273811715
OS Grid Coordinates: 462738, 311715
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6995, -1.0730

Location: 2 High Street, Syston, Leicestershire LE7 1GP

Locality: Syston
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 1GP

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Listing Text


SK 6211 HIGH STREET (North Side)
No 2
9/113 The Fox and Hounds Public House


Public House. Core of late C16 or early C17 and possibly formerly two dwellings.
Rough cast render over a possible timber frame. Welsh slate roof. Two storied,
the facade is angled on the corner of the street, and in the right hand section,
a cart entry to the right with doorway and a 2-light casement window left
of it. The longer range has a doorway to its right, and a 4-light sash window
and paired 4-light sashes left of it. The five upper windows are all 3-light
horizontally sliding sashes. Stack on left hand gable and on the angle.
Inside the remains of an inglenook and a large chamfered spine beam with
roll moulded stop. Reputed to be a cruck framed building.

Listing NGR: SK6273811715

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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