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The Old White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Kirby Muxloe, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6363 / 52°38'10"N

Longitude: -1.2332 / 1°13'59"W

OS Eastings: 451989

OS Northings: 304556

OS Grid: SK519045

Mapcode National: GBR 8MB.M1T

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.1Z1V

Entry Name: The Old White House

Listing Date: 4 January 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074715

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188962

Location: Kirby Muxloe, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Kirby Muxloe

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Kirby Muxloe St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

KIRBY MUXLOE MAIN STREET
SK 50 SW
4/40 No 44 (The Old White House)
4.1.74
II
House. Probably C16-early C17 in origin with later alterations. Lower storey
is of granite rubble; upper storey is rendered and whitewashed with concealed
timber-framing in left bays; left gable rebuilt in brick and whitewashed; Swith-
land slate roof, brick chimneys to right and rear. 2 storeys, 3 bays, the left
bay with former stair projection to rear, the centre bay with cross passage to
right, the right bay formerly single storey. C20 barred wooden casements.
3-light to ground floor outer bays, 2-light to first floor of left bays, and
5-light in C20 gabled first floor extension to right. Cross passage has C20
door in early C17-style moulded wooden frame with 4-centred head, possibly a
reproduction of the original. Interior: deeply chamfered and stopped spine beams
with stop-chamfered joists in left bays; post in passage partition with ovolo
moulded jamb of former doorway; larder partition in centre bay with wavy splat
balusters; first floor stone fireplace with moulded 4-centred arch; heavy stud
partitions between first floor rooms; one roof truss with high collar and heavy
raking struts. House said to have been an inn with public right of way through
cross passage.


Listing NGR: SK5198904556

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