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The Stilton Cheese, Somerby

Description: The Stilton Cheese

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189892

OS Grid Reference: SK7772210543
OS Grid Coordinates: 477722, 310543
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6870, -0.8516

Location: 61 High Street, Somerby, Leicestershire LE14 2QB

Locality: Somerby
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 2QB

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Listing Text


(south side)
19/135 The Stilton Cheese


Public house. 1800, with mid and late C19 and C20 additions and
alterations. Coursed and squared ironstone and brick, with stone
dressings and slate roofs. 2 gable and single ridge brick
stacks. 2 storeys plus garrets, 3 bays. L-plan. Street front
has 3 C19 plain sashes with louvred shutters. Above, 3 similar
sashes. All these windows have keystones. East side has an off-
centre C20 glazed door with wooden lintel, flanked to right by a
small C19 casement with a keystone. Above, to right, a plain
sash to the garret. In the gable, a central datestone inscribed
'SWS 1800'. Beyond, to left, rear wing, raised C19. To left, 2
C19 casements with wooden lintels and to right, C19 cross
casement with segmental head. Above, to right, a small casement.
Rear has C19 2 storey lean-to and gabled additions, and flat
roofed C20 addition in return angle.

Listing NGR: SK7772210543

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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