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The Blue Dog, Buckminster

Description: The Blue Dog

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189778

OS Grid Reference: SK8886221782
OS Grid Coordinates: 488862, 321782
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7863, -0.6838

Location: 46 Main Street, Buckminster, Leicestershire NG33 5RF

Locality: Buckminster
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: NG33 5RF

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Listing Text


(north side)
2/6 The Blue Dog


Farmhouse, now a public house. Late C18 with C19 and late C20
additions. Coursed and squared limestone with slate and concrete
tile roofs. 3 brick gable stacks. 2 storeys, 2 bays. L-plan.
South front has a central late C20 gabled glazed porch on stone
plinth, with a close boarded door in the left side. Flanked by
single glazing bar sashes. Above, 2 similar sashes. West side
has an off-centre C20 single bay addition, with a lean-to porch
containing a close boarded door in the return angle. Beyond, to
right, a 3 light sliding sash with a wooden lintel. Above, to
right, a re-sited enamel road sign c.1930.

Listing NGR: SK8886221782

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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