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The Nags Head Public (Number 20) House and Attached Walls, Railings, Gate and Overthrow

A Grade II* Listed Building in Harby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.872 / 52°52'19"N

Longitude: -0.8958 / 0°53'44"W

OS Eastings: 474420

OS Northings: 331077

OS Grid: SK744310

Mapcode National: GBR BMJ.VQV

Mapcode Global: WHFJM.62PK

Entry Name: The Nags Head Public (Number 20) House and Attached Walls, Railings, Gate and Overthrow

Listing Date: 31 August 1979

Last Amended: 26 February 1992

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075048

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190129

Location: Clawson, Hose and Harby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Clawson, Hose and Harby

Built-Up Area: Harby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Harby St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

In the entry for

AND HARBY (east side)
41/24 Harby
1.1.68 The Nag's Head
31.8.79 Public house and
attached walls
railings, gate and


The address shall be amended to read

AND HARBY (east side)
1.1.68 Harby
31.8.79 The Nag's Head
Public House
(No 20) and
attached walls,
railings, gate and



AND HARBY (East side)
SK 7431-7531 The Nag's Head Public
41/24 House and attached
1.1.68 walls raillings, gate and
31.8.79 overthrow


Public house. Probably C15, altered early-mid C17, extended and altered
1722 and altered C20. Timber-framed, extended in coursed squared ironstone,
slate roof, brick ridge and end stacks. 2-storey, 3-window range. Hall
home, probably of two bays, with cross wing. Main range parallel with
street has C20 door to right of centre, 3-light casement window to right,
coursed ironstone rubble to around floor, timber-framing to 1st floor with
plastered infill between studs. Coursed squared ironstone to left of centre
with C2O window to ground floor with wood lintel. Gabled dormer window to
left of centre and similar dormer to far right. Cross wing has gable end
wall of coursed ironstone rubble with 3-light casement window to 1st floor
with wood lintel and limestone datestone to gable inscribed 1722 and DW.
Left side of wing has stone walling to ground floor and timber framing to
1st floor with pairs of diagonal braces to square panels. Stone-coped gable
with kneelers. Attached brick wall projects to right of door broken by
railings which flank wrought-iron gates. hung on timber with wrought-
iron overthrow. Interior: central arch-braced collar truss to hall range
with chamfers to braces and crown post. Cross wing roof has king posts.
Entrance opens into cross passage behind inserted stone stack with open
fireplace to ground floor with chamfered bressummer. Stop-chamfered spine
beam to inserted floor. Said to have originally been a priest's house.

Listing NGR: SK7442031077

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

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