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Old House Conference Centre

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Rock, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7294 / 52°43'45"N

Longitude: -1.3266 / 1°19'35"W

OS Eastings: 445574

OS Northings: 314853

OS Grid: SK455148

Mapcode National: GBR 7JQ.TP6

Mapcode Global: WHDHV.LNJF

Entry Name: Old House Conference Centre

Listing Date: 31 October 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178195

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187888

Location: North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE67

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Town: North West Leicestershire

Electoral Ward/Division: Castle Rock

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Broom Leys St David

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 02/09/2016.

SK 41 SE

Old House Conference Centre

(Formerly Listed as: COALVILLE, WHITWICK ROAD, Castle Rock Sixth Form Centre)


House, now school, mid C19 sometimes attributed to Augustus Welby Northmore Pugin, without evidence. Of Charnwood granite rubble with ashlar dressings, Swithland slate roofs and ridge and lateral chimney stacks of Charnwood granite. Gothic style. 2 storeys, 8 window range. Balanced asymmetrical elevations, buttressed. Mullioned windows with 4-centred arch-headed lights. Arched doorway to left of centre. Decorative square panels with quatrefoils. String course, carried up over 1st floor windows. Parapet, and L-plan roof behind lath gabled dormers. Chapel to left hand side at 1st floor level articulated by bellcote on gable. Garden front has gables and 2 canted bay windows, that to the left being of 2 storeys.

Listing NGR: SK4557414853

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

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