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House at Swithland Reservoir Water Works

A Grade II Listed Building in Quorndon, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7268 / 52°43'36"N

Longitude: -1.18 / 1°10'48"W

OS Eastings: 455473

OS Northings: 314664

OS Grid: SK554146

Mapcode National: GBR 8LF.2GG

Mapcode Global: WHDHX.VQ8F

Entry Name: House at Swithland Reservoir Water Works

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188205

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189241

Location: Quorndon, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Quorndon

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Woodhouse St Mary-in-the-Elms

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 51 SE
4/183 House at Swithland
Reservoir Water Works
House of 1896. By Hawkesley of London. Red brick, stone banded with
stone coped shouldered gables and slate roof with stone banded ridge and
side stacks. 2 storeys in 'Queen Anne' style with sash windows, most
having moulded stone surrounds and architraves. Front of 2 gables with
recessed central section of 2 arched arcade and 2-light dormer with top
lights in roof which is carried down. Within arcade are 2 doors both
with steps and stone surrounds. Single door to left and 2 leaved part
glazed door to right. Gable to left has canted bay with 3 6/6 sashes
and a 6/6 sash over. Gable to right has tripartite 4/4: 6/6: 4/4 sash
with Leicester City crest over and further 6/6 sash above. Stone
obelisks on shoulders. On left end a blocked door, a pair of 6/6 sashes
with a further 6/6 sash over. On right end 2 1-light windows with a
6/6 sash over. Left gable on rear similar to right front gable,
otherwise further sash windows and extending from right a 1 storey
outhouse followed by another. Ridge stack on first. Complex stands in
parklike setting with choice trees and shrubs. Group value with the
other items at Swithland Reservoir Water Works.

Listing NGR: SK5547314664

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