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The Lodge, Laughton

Description: The Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 191355

OS Grid Reference: SP6625288073
OS Grid Coordinates: 466252, 288073
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4866, -1.0258

Location: Laughton, Leicestershire LE17 6QA

Locality: Laughton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 6QA

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Listing Text

SP 68 NE LAUGHTON LAUGHTON HILLS

4/28 The Lodge
1.5.86
GV II

Lodge to Laughton Hills. 1920. C F A Voysey for William Taylor. Roughcast
rendered brick with stone dressings. Collyweston slate roof and slate hung
gables. Rendered brick ridge stack. Blue-grey brick plinth. 2 storeys and
garret. West front: 3 bays. Central recessed entry with pointed arch with hood-
mould with returned steps. Stone loop to right of arch. To left, a 3-light
mullioned casement and to right, a similar window. Above to left and right,
similar casements. Gable end walls have 2-light mullioned casements on both
storeys and 2-light garret windows above. All windows have iron frames with
leaded lights. Interior original exposed oak joists. Cast iron or bronze door
furniture. Staircase with splat balusters. Pointed arch chimneypieces in brick
or tile. Original drawings by Voysey in RIBA drawings collection.


Listing NGR: SP6629687956

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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