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The Elms at Asfordby Service Station, Asfordby

Description: The Elms at Asfordby Service Station

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 August 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 189976

OS Grid Reference: SK7074819013
OS Grid Coordinates: 470748, 319013
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7641, -0.9529

Location: 138 Main Street, Asfordby, Leicestershire LE14 3TS

Locality: Asfordby
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 3TS

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Listing Text

(North Side)
SK 71 NW The Elms at Asfordby
2/10 Service Station


House, now business premises. Mid C18, altered C19. Red brick, rendered to
front, plain-tile roof, brick end stacks. 2-unit central staircase plan.
2 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
Central 6-panel part-glazed door with fanlight and moulded wood surround.
Canted bay window to left, shop window to right.
C19 horned sash windows to 1st floor. Small painted plaque over central 1st
floor window inscribed THE ELMS. Moulded painted brick eaves and 3 hipped
dormer windows. Single-storey extensions to left and right.
Interior: Stone-flagged hall, ogee stop-chamfered spine beams, some boxed.
Open fireplace to former kitchen with stop-chamfered bressumer. Dog-leg
staircase from ground floor to attic with turned balusters. Roof has 1 tier
of chamfered purlins and some original rafters. A number of C18 2-panel

Listing NGR: SK7074819013

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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