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Latitude: 52.8414 / 52°50'29"N
Longitude: -1.3389 / 1°20'20"W
OS Eastings: 444626
OS Northings: 327305
OS Grid: SK446273
Mapcode National: GBR 7HB.Y0F
Mapcode Global: WHDH8.DVN2
Entry Name: 1, Apiary Gate
Listing Date: 16 January 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074132
English Heritage Legacy ID: 358081
Location: Castle Donington, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE74
District: North West Leicestershire
Civil Parish: Castle Donington
Built-Up Area: Castle Donington
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Castle Donington St Edward the King and Martyr
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
CASTLE DONINGTON APIARY GATE
9/34 No 1
House, at one time a public house. C15-C16 in origin, mostly rebuilt mid C18
and later. Stone plinth, upper walls mostly brick, all roughcast and colour-
washed. Dentil eaves, tiled roof with half-hip to front, central brick
chimney. 2 storeys and attic; 2-bay original wing at right angles to road, with
half-bay extension to right. Front end of main wing has traces of first and
second floor band courses, C19-C20 bay window with pair of sashes to ground
floor, C20 paired barred wooden casement to first floor, and small round attic
w:Lndow with brick surround. Half-bay to right has steps up to C19 flush-
panelled door in wooden architrave frame, and C20 paired wooden casement above.
Interior: To centre of original wing is a cruck truss with blades missing below
first floor level. Fragment of another cruck truss in far gable wall. Central
chimneystack mostly removed C20, but winder stair on same axis retained. C17
stop-chamfered beams. Formerly known as the Bell and Crown Inn.
Listing NGR: SK4462627305
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