History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Number 12 (Moorhurst) and Pump to Rear

A Grade II Listed Building in Rearsby, Leicestershire

More Photos »
Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 52.7233 / 52°43'23"N

Longitude: -1.04 / 1°2'23"W

OS Eastings: 464937

OS Northings: 314390

OS Grid: SK649143

Mapcode National: GBR 9MY.7WS

Mapcode Global: WHFK4.0T24

Entry Name: Number 12 (Moorhurst) and Pump to Rear

Listing Date: 2 May 1980

Last Amended: 12 April 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074487

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189549

Location: Rearsby, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Rearsby

Built-Up Area: Rearsby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Rearsby St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

Find accommodation in

Listing Text

In the entry for:

3/83 (North East Side)
No 12 (Moorhurst) and pump to
The address shall be amended to read: MILL ROAD



SK 61 SW MILL STREET (North East Side)

3/83 No. 12 (Moorhurst), and Pump to



House. C18, altered and heightened in C19. Brick on granite plinth. Welsh slate
roof. 2 storeys, 2 unit plan with central door with reeded architrave and porch
canopy on consoles, carrying a carved lion. Lower windows are 3-light casements
with upper central opening light, and cambered brick heads. Upper windows are
3-light horizontally sliding sashes, also with cambered heads. The line of
heightening is clearly visible just above the level of their sills. Gable end
stacks. Rear roof slope is at original pitch, with brick eaves cornice, lower
wing to rear.

Pump on rear wall is dated 1784. A wood case c5' high with shallow pedimented
top, with carving and one decorated panel below. Lead spout and plate with
royal arms, date and initials A over JB. Reputed to be linked with Benskins
the brewers, whose former brew house is attached to an adjoining property.

Listing NGR: SK6493714390

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

Recommended Books

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.