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The Old House, Medbourne

Description: The Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 190996

OS Grid Reference: SP8001392881
OS Grid Coordinates: 480013, 292881
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5279, -0.8220

Location: 8 Drayton Road, Medbourne, Leicestershire LE16 8DX

Locality: Medbourne
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8DX

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Listing Text


SP 7992/SP 8092 OLD GREEN (South Side)

10/93 & 11/93 The Old House


House. Mid C17, altered and extended later C19. Coursed squared stone with
quoins and stone dressings and Collyweston slate roof with moulded stone ridge
and end stacks. L plan with gable to left and wing projecting forward on right.
1½ storeys of 4 stone mullion windows with hood moulds: from left, 2 2-lights
in gable, 3-light, doorway with four-centred arch, and 3-light on wing facing
gable. On 1st floor, from left, 2 2-lights in gable, 2 dormers with similar
2-light windows ¼ below eaves, similar dormer in wing inner return, and 2
tiny blocked 1-lights in wing gable. On left end a 1½ storey and a 1 storey
extension. Inside arc chamfered beams, low wide doorways and an inglenook.
V.C.H., Vol.V. Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP8001392881

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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