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The White House

A Grade II Listed Building in Shepshed, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7713 / 52°46'16"N

Longitude: -1.2868 / 1°17'12"W

OS Eastings: 448214

OS Northings: 319536

OS Grid: SK482195

Mapcode National: GBR 7JC.CGK

Mapcode Global: WHDHP.6LHT

Plus Code: 9C4WQPC7+G7

Entry Name: The White House

Listing Date: 18 January 1950

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1236222

English Heritage Legacy ID: 427122

Location: Shepshed, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Shepshed

Built-Up Area: Shepshed

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Shepshed St Botolph

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Description

SK 4819 FOREST STREET
9/112 (west side)

18.1.50 The White House

II


House, now flats. Late C17 (plaque with Hebrew inscription dated 1694, on rear
staircase projection), recased late C18. Rendered and painted white, concrete
pantile roof, hipped north end. Three-storeys, double fronted, 1-1-1. Centre
projects under pediment. Open pedimented stone Doric doorcase carried on engaged
columns, round-headed door recess, 6-panel door with radiating fanlight. Central
1st floor Venetian window (with side lights blocked). Central 2nd floor Diocletian
window. Full height ground floor sash windows (15-pane), 12-pane. 1st floor and
6-pane 2nd floor windows. Stone window heads with double keystones. Wing to
right-hand side of 2-storeys but carried to full height of main block, 3 window
range. Corbelled eaves cornice throughout. Band between ground and 1st floors.
Rear (east) elevation: pedimented Ionic doorcase, doorway now blocked but
rectangular fanlight with glazing bars survives. Raised bands between storeys.


Listing NGR: SK4821419536

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