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Swepstone House

A Grade II Listed Building in Swepstone, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6905 / 52°41'25"N

Longitude: -1.4571 / 1°27'25"W

OS Eastings: 436791

OS Northings: 310451

OS Grid: SK367104

Mapcode National: GBR 6HS.BFT

Mapcode Global: WHDHZ.LMCR

Entry Name: Swepstone House

Listing Date: 24 November 1965

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074320

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187989

Location: Swepstone, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE67

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Swepstone

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Appleby Magna and Swepstone with Snarestone and Norton-juxta-Twycross

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 31 SE
No. 22 (Swepstone House)
24.11.65 II
House of C17 and C18. Red bricks with thatched roof. L plan with gable
end to street stone coped with stone kneelers. Stone plinth to main range.
3 ridge stacks to main range and small stack to projecting gable. Front
with 2 eyebrow dormers with leaded lights over projecting C20 ground floor.
To left 2 storey gable with 3-light casement above and renewed casement
below; beyond a projecting C20 outshut with thatch carried over. Left
end gable has C19 leaded casements to first floor and attic. Projecting
gable has C20 bay window below and half dormer above on inner face.
1st floor casement on projecting gable end. Right end has door with
casement over to right and casement centre left. Rear has casements,
door and original outshut with plain tiled roof. Swepstone Lodge
(separate, of little interest) adjoins. Interior: ceiling beams and
inglenook with beam over. 2 Sun Fire marks on exterior over front door.

Listing NGR: SK3679110451

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

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