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Second Courtyard to Stable Block with Chapel, Smithy and Attached Cart House, Walls and Gates, Westrill and Starmore

Description: Second Courtyard to Stable Block with Chapel, Smithy and Attached Cart House, Walls and Gates

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 191490

OS Grid Reference: SP5878679366
OS Grid Coordinates: 458786, 279366
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4092, -1.1372

Location: Westrill and Starmore, Leicestershire LE17 6DH

Locality: Westrill and Starmore
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 6DH

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Listing Text


7/70 2nd Courtyard to stable
block with Chapel, Smithy
11/01/55 and attached cart house,
walls and gates (formerly
listed with Stanford


2nd courtyard to stable block, with chapel, smithy and attached
walls. 1737. Brick. To west, chapel and smithy, 2 similar
buildings joined by short wall with gate. Symmetrical
arrangement. To right, former smithy, brick with hipped and
gabled plain tile roof. Dentilled cornice. 3-bay east front
with former entrances to left with segmental arches with
keystones, now blocked. To right, a gabled, slightly projecting
bay, with doorway with cambered arch flanked by 2 small windows
with cambered arches. Above, a loft door, and above again in the
gable, a small oval window. Mirrored chapel block to left, very
similarly treated. Attached to north , former cart house range,
with dentilled cornice and corrugated iron roof. C20 fake
doorway aligned with those of main block (q.v.). Attached to
east, a brick wall with plain gate piers and wrought iron gates.

Listing NGR: SP5878679366

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Source: English Heritage

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