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No 222 and Gatepiers

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurcaston and Cropston, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7024 / 52°42'8"N

Longitude: -1.1636 / 1°9'48"W

OS Eastings: 456616

OS Northings: 311966

OS Grid: SK566119

Mapcode National: GBR 8LN.DNQ

Mapcode Global: WHDJ4.3B6L

Entry Name: No 222 and Gatepiers

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178355

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189183

Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Thurcaston and Cropston

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Thurcaston with Cropston

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 51 SE
(North Side) ROTHLEY
No. 222 and gate piers

Lodge of 1838. Coursed and squared granite with stone dressings, rusticated
quoins, and Swithland slate roof with ridge and rear stacks. 1 storey in
Tudor style with ornamental barge boards to gables and eaves. Entrance faces
drive and left side faces road. Gabled porch with 3 Tudor arches now filled
with glazed door and windows leads to door. Tablet with crest over. 2
2-light lattice casements with hood moulds to right. Date over. On left
side a 3-light lattice casement with stone tablet carved with Danvers-Butler
arms in gable. Similar 2-light casement to left and a 3-light casement
in C20 1 storey extension to rear. Built as lodge to Swithland Hall.
A pair of gate piers to drive adjoins lodge. They are constructed of
rusticated granite blocks.

Listing NGR: SK5661611966

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