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Tojoni House, Knossington and Cold Overton

Description: Tojoni House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 189869

OS Grid Reference: SK8015108569
OS Grid Coordinates: 480151, 308569
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6689, -0.8162

Location: Owston Road, Knossington, Leicestershire LE15 8LX

Locality: Knossington and Cold Overton
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 8LX

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Listing Text


(west side)
20/112 Tojoni House
(formerly listed as
The Hospital)

Former hospital, now a house. 1820, refenestrated late C19.
Brick, partly rendered, with hipped slate roofs. Rubble plinth,
2 gable, 2 ridge and 2 lateral brick stacks. 2 storeys, 5 bays.
Front has projecting pedimented 3 bay centre with 3 tall round
recesses containing central 6 panel door with segmental head and
barred overlight, flanked on each side by 2 canted hipped bay
windows, each with 3 plain sashes. Above, 5 unusual 5 light
casements with segmental heads. Rear has 2 gables and regular
fenestration with casements with segmental heads. Knossington
Hospital was founded in 1711 and rebuilt in 1820.

Listing NGR: SK8015108569

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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