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Stone Outbuilding Immediately East of Welby Grange, Asfordby

Description: Stone Outbuilding Immediately East of Welby Grange

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 August 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 189986

OS Grid Reference: SK7301021174
OS Grid Coordinates: 473010, 321174
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7832, -0.9189

Location: Asfordby, Leicestershire LE14 3JL

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

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Listing Text


SK 72 SW Stone outbuilding
5/14 immediately east of Welby
3.8.79 Grange


Outbuilding C19, with re-used C17 stonework. Coursed squared ironstone,
Swithland slate roof.
Doors to left and right of centre of long side facing Welby Grange (q.v.),
that to left with segmental-arched brick head, that to right with moulded
Tudor-arched stone head and moulded stone jambs. Small 2-light window to
right of right-hand door with ovolo-moulded stone mullion, similar moulding
to jambs and ovolo-moulded stone jamb or mullion as lintel. Moulded re-used
stonework to sill and jambs of small 1-light window above. Opening to left
of door has moulded stone left jamb and lintel. 1-light window to right
of centre with moulded stone jambs, sill and lintel. Stonework to centre
incorporates head of large Tudor-arched stone fireplace with carved
spandrels and frieze ornamented with pairs of flutes alternating with
faceted bosses. Left gable end faces yard and has pair of kennel openings
with brick jambs and wood lintels. Dovecote above with 1-light window to
gable with moulded stone jambs and lintel. Traceried head of medieval
window to head of gable with quatrefoil and ogee-arched heads of former

Listing NGR: SK7301021174

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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