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Venison Larder 20 Metres of Service Wing at Stapleford Hall, Freeby

Description: Venison Larder 20 Metres of Service Wing at Stapleford Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189822

OS Grid Reference: SK8133118155
OS Grid Coordinates: 481331, 318155
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7549, -0.7964

Locality: Freeby
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 2SF

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Listing Text


6/50 Venison Larder 20 M
north of Service
Wing at Stapleford


Venison larder. 1820. Coursed and squared ironstone with
limestone ashlar dressings and Collyweston slate roofs. Moulded
plinth and bargeboarded gable with finial. Single storey,
octagonal plan with gabled porch. Windows are ogee double
lancets with flat heads, hood moulds and shield stops. Porch has
moulded Tudor arched door with hood mould and in each side, a
double lancet. Larder has a double lancet on each of the
remaining 7 sides. Above, octagonal wooden cupola with louvred
double lancet openings topped with octagonal wooden finial and
wind vane in the shape of a whale. Interior has hanging rails
and winch mechanism in cupola.

Listing NGR: SK8133118155

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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