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Preston House

A Grade II Listed Building in Preston, Rutland

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Latitude: 52.6147 / 52°36'52"N

Longitude: -0.7137 / 0°42'49"W

OS Eastings: 487185

OS Northings: 302655

OS Grid: SK871026

Mapcode National: GBR CSD.0DD

Mapcode Global: WHGM0.0JDW

Entry Name: Preston House

Listing Date: 10 November 1955

Last Amended: 5 August 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073711

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187497

Location: Preston, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Preston

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Preston St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SK 8602 and SK 8702
No 40 Preston House
(Formerly listed as
10/11/55 Preston House and
Outbuildings in Oakham
House, C17,C18,C19. L plan. 2 storeys and attic. Front to Oakham Road has,
from left, small C17 range with two stone-mullioned windows vertically aligned.
Next range is C18: 3 casement dormers in attic, 4 symmetrically arranged sashes,
the bottom left flanked by 2 smaller casements. Large, C19 2 storey, tri-partite
bay window with 6 regularly placed identical sashes. Ashlar quoins. Stone coping.
3 Ashlar stacks: 2 gable end, one central. The return front to Preston Main
Street is 2 storey. First floor has one stone dressed casement. Ground floor
has early C19 bow to the right of an C18 classical timber doorcase with entablature
and pediment itself flanked by 2 hall lights. Ashlar double stack on gable.
Low range to right with two stone mullioned windows. Brick and render stack.

Listing NGR: SK8718502655

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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