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The Shires Restaurant and Free House

A Grade II Listed Building in Stretton, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.7295 / 52°43'46"N

Longitude: -0.5972 / 0°35'49"W

OS Eastings: 494828

OS Northings: 315575

OS Grid: SK948155

Mapcode National: GBR DS9.ZT0

Mapcode Global: WHGLG.SNTB

Entry Name: The Shires Restaurant and Free House

Listing Date: 21 February 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073198

English Heritage Legacy ID: 186695

Location: Stretton, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Stretton

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Stretton St Nicholas

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text



3/125 The Shires Restaurant and
Free House


Restaurant and Free House, formerly Rectory, of 1810. Coursed rubble
stone with quoins and stone dressings and twin-span hipped Collyweston
slate roof with stone end stacks. Stone cornice band and wide eaves
with wooden brackets. Faces right. 2½ storeys of 3 6/6 sash windows.
3 2-light dormers over. On ground floor a central flat-roofed porch
with a painted Tuscan column on the front corners and a pilaster behind.
Glazed door with overlight. Either side a canted bay with 4/4 : 6/6:
4/4 sash windows. On either end a 1 storey extension with hipped Collyweston
slate roof that to right with parapet. On right extension a 6/6 sash
with lunette over and on that to left a French window with lunette over.
On left side of this 2 C20 bow windows and a C20 1 storey, wing to rear.
Formerly Stretton Rectory. White's Leicestershire and Rutland, 1877.

Listing NGR: SK9482815575

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