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The Gate House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurcaston and Cropston, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.692 / 52°41'31"N

Longitude: -1.1837 / 1°11'1"W

OS Eastings: 455266

OS Northings: 310795

OS Grid: SK552107

Mapcode National: GBR 8LT.7JK

Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.SLHL

Entry Name: The Gate House

Listing Date: 1 June 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361098

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189171

Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Thurcaston and Cropston

Built-Up Area: 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
4/115 (South Side) CROPSTON
1.6.66 No.20 (The Gate House)
House of C16/early C17. Granite and slate rubble stone, red brick and
timber framing with Swithland slate roof and end stacks, that to right
projecting with double flue above. Ground floor of stone with upper part
timber framed in 2 bays. Square panels filled with stone or brick nogging,
some of latter in herringbone pattern. Central buttress. 2½ storeys of
3 casements: 3-light, 1-light, 3-light over 4-light, 1-light, 3-light. On
left end a door with overlight and a 1-light casement with 2-light casement
over and in gable where also tie beam truss with collar. On mostly rendered
right end a fixed light window with 1-light casement over and 2-light
in gable. C20 extension to right. Gabled 2 storey wing to rear with
truncated stack and other extensions.

Listing NGR: SK5526610795

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