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The Old Rectory, Blaston

Description: The Old Rectory

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 190914

OS Grid Reference: SP8041895478
OS Grid Coordinates: 480418, 295478
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5512, -0.8154

Locality: Blaston
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8DE

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Listing Text


SP 89 NW The Old Rectory


House. C18, extended C19. Coursed rubble stone with quoins, and red brick.
Welsh slate roof with brick end and valley stacks. 3 gables facing, central
projecting slightly. 2 builds, the gable facing range to right the earlier.
Here stone coped gables with tiny shoulders and kneelers. 2½ storeys of 2
centre-opening 3-light casements, one in each of centre and left gables.
Cambered lintels. On ground floor, from left : 2-light wooden mullion and
transom window, similar 5-light canted bay, gabled porch with Gothic arch
and part-glazed door within, and 2-light. Gable of porch and those of roof
centre and left have wavy barge boards. In right gable attic a 1-light Gothic
arched window with diamond lattice casement. On right end further casements
and 2-light dormer.

Listing NGR: SP8041895478

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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