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The Woodlands

A Grade II Listed Building in Leicester, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6378 / 52°38'15"N

Longitude: -1.2301 / 1°13'48"W

OS Eastings: 452199

OS Northings: 304725

OS Grid: SK521047

Mapcode National: GBR 8MB.MTD

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.2YJP

Plus Code: 9C4WJQQ9+4X

Entry Name: The Woodlands

Listing Date: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074718

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188968

Location: Kirby Muxloe, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Kirby Muxloe

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Kirby Muxloe St Bartholomew

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 50 SW
4/46 The Woodlands


House. Circa 1760-1770 with rear wing incorporating C17 structure. Late C19
early C20 extension to left. Refurbished c.1950. Brick, with right gable and
rear wing roughcast and whitewashed. Slate roofs, brick chimneys. C18 wing
is of 2 storeys and attic, and 3 bays. Off-set band courses at first and second
floor levels, finely moulded brick eaves with modillions. C20 wooden casements
with horizontal glazing bars, 3-light flanking 2-light. Ground floor windows
are transomed and have segmental header arches. Upper windows have depressed
arches of header brick. To centre is a concrete porch made by local concrete
firm of Wheeler's and displayed at the Ideal Home Exhibition 1936. Porch is
canted with slightly pedimented parapet to front, and leaded side windows and
double doors in eared architrave surrounds with husk drops. Over doors is a
raised panel with fruit swag. Further wooden casements to right gable and rear
wing, those to ground floor with flush-panelled shutters. Rear wing also has
another door with C20 gabled hood on brackets. To left of front is late C19
wing, slightly projecting, with concrete bay window to ground floor and sash
above. Interior: rear wing has heavy chamfered spine beam and stop-chamfered
joists; front right room has one re-used moulded ceiling beam.

Listing NGR: SK5219904725

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

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