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The Fox and Hounds, Knossington and Cold Overton

Description: The Fox and Hounds

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189871

OS Grid Reference: SK8013308659
OS Grid Coordinates: 480133, 308659
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6697, -0.8164

Location: Somerby Road, Knossington, Leicestershire LE15 8LY

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

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Listing Text


Cold Overton
(east side)
20/114 The Fox and Hounds


Public house. Late C18 with mid C19 additions. Coursed and
squared ironstone and brick with Collyweston slate and pantile
roofs. Rendered plinth, 3 gable and external corner brick
stacks. 3 storeys, 2 bays. L-plan. South front has a central
half-glazed door, flanked by single 3 light sliding sashes.
Above, 2 glazing bar sashes. Above again, 2 three light sliding
sashes. All the openings have wooden lintels. Lean-to addition,
to right, has a C20 casement and above, a close-boarded hatch.
West side has, to left, a C20 casement on each floor. Interior
has chamfered span beams, one of them with a barred stop.

Listing NGR: SK8013308659

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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