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The Gables, Syston

Description: The Gables

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189590

OS Grid Reference: SK6279811736
OS Grid Coordinates: 462798, 311736
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6997, -1.0721

Location: 1324 Melton Road, Syston, Leicestershire LE7 2EQ

Locality: Syston
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 2EQ

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Listing Text


SK 6211 MELTON ROAD (West Side)

9/122 Nos. 1324 and 1326 (The Gables)


House, probably late C18. Rough cast render presumably over brick with plinth
and angle quoins. Welsh slate roof to front, Swithland slate to rear. Three
gables on to street, two storied. A low gable to left contains a 20-light
sash window on each floor. Higher middle gable has 3-light window on each
floor and doorway with architrave and keystone between it and the right hand
gable which has one window of c1890 with small upper panes. Architraves
and keystones to all windows. Front elevation is two storied and angled;
to the right one bay with 20-light sash window to each floor. To the left,
doorway with architrave of pilasters and entablature around a six panelled
door with recessed panel above it. Two 20-light sash windows to its left
on each floor, with architraves and keystones. Gable end and axial stacks.

Listing NGR: SK6279811736

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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