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Description: Leat House and Attached Conservatory
Date Listed: 25 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 329703
OS Grid Reference: SE7904870767
OS Grid Coordinates: 479048, 470767
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1267, -0.7919
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SE 77 SE NORTON-ON-DERWENT BEECHWOOD ROAD
2/21 Leat House and attached
House, now hotel. Mid- Late C18, extended early C19; remodelled and further
extension late C19. Hammer-dressed limestone with red brick extension in
random bond; timber glazed porch; pantile roof with brick stacks, partly
rebuilt. Double-depth plan. 2-storey and attic, 4-window front, with 2-
storey, single-window extension to left; further 2-storey lean-to extension
at end left; conservatory to right. Single-storey projecting porch to
centre with square section Ionic columns and pediment contains 8-panel door.
Canted bay window to right altered to provide internal access to
conservatory. Tripartite sash to ground floor of extension. Remaining
ground and first-floor windows are 12-pane sashes, and attic windows are 6-
pane sashes with one replacement casement. Cambered arches of gauged brick
to windows in extension, and timber lintels to the others. Painted stone
sills to all windows. Double span roof with coped gable and shaped kneelers
to extension. End, right of centre and centre left stacks. Lean-to
extension at end left not of special interest. Interior: ground-floor room
to right has moulded cornice of flutes and paterae. Good fireplace with hob
grate. Ground-floor room to left has moulded cornice and ceiling of egg and
dart, and bead and reel patterns.
Listing NGR: SE7904870767
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Source: English Heritage
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