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Old Hall, Lubenham

Description: Old Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 191373

OS Grid Reference: SP7084787037
OS Grid Coordinates: 470847, 287037
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4767, -0.9583

Location: Old Hall Lane, Lubenham, Leicestershire LE16 9TJ

Locality: Lubenham
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 9TJ

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Listing Text

SP 7087-7187 (east side)

7/46 Old Hall
(formerly listed as the
21.7.51 Old House)

- II

House, fragment of a large H-plan house. Late C16 with early C18 alterations,
reduced c1774, C20 alterations. Ironstone and brick. Slate roof with 2 brick
gable stacks. South front: 2 storeys, 5 bays. Originally brick, refaced in
stone, early C18. Chamfered plinth. Blank centre flanked by 2 pairs of cross
windows. Above, between floors, a single cross window with above to left and
right,another 2 pairs of cross windows. All windows C20 with stone cills and
wooden lintels. West gable end wall has a blocked 4-light stone mullioned window,
with ovolo-moulded mullions, and hoodmould, probably late C16. Interior: 3
chamfered main beams with run-out stops. Charles I is reported to have lodged
here on the eve of the Battle of Naseby.
J Nichols II,11 699 and illus opp 701. VCH, V, 220.

Listing NGR: SP7084787037

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Source: English Heritage

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