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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1178355
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189183
Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7
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
THURCASTON STATION ROAD
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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