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Stone House

A Grade II Listed Building in Blaston, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5519 / 52°33'6"N

Longitude: -0.8136 / 0°48'48"W

OS Eastings: 480542

OS Northings: 295553

OS Grid: SP805955

Mapcode National: GBR CST.YZX

Mapcode Global: VHDQN.V482

Entry Name: Stone House

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061666

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190913

Location: Blaston, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Blaston

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Six Saints circa Holt

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

BLASTON

SP 89 NW Stone House

3/11

7.12.66
II

House. C17, altered and extended C19/C20. Coursed rubble stone with quoins
and stone dressings and Collyweston slate roof with moulded stone ridge and
end stacks. Stone coped gables 1½ and 2 storeys of 4 stone mullion windows
with hood moulds, from left : 4-light, diamond lattice 2-light, upper part
of 5-light 2 storey canted bay and 4-light. The last three are in stone gabled
dormers with window ½ below eaves. The bay has hipped roof with small trefoil
window over. On ground floor, from left, 4-light, moulded stone doorway with
door and overlight, the 5-light mullion and transom 2 storey bay (diamond
lattice) and similar 5-light 1 storey bay (no diamond lattice) with hipped
roof. Slate sundial over door. On left end a pair of stone gate piers surmounted
by carved heraldic birds. 2 storey, mainly C19, wing to rear. Inside are
a fireplace with 4-centred arch and later C17 smaller stone fireplace set
within, and also restored arched-braced collar truss. V.C.H., Vol. V.


Listing NGR: SP8054295553

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