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Ye Olde Spyre Restaurant

A Grade II Listed Building in Uppingham, Rutland

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5876 / 52°35'15"N

Longitude: -0.7223 / 0°43'20"W

OS Eastings: 486658

OS Northings: 299627

OS Grid: SP866996

Mapcode National: GBR CSK.Q6H

Mapcode Global: WHFL1.W774

Entry Name: Ye Olde Spyre Restaurant

Listing Date: 10 November 1955

Last Amended: 15 October 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262455

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435004

Location: Uppingham, Rutland, LE15

County: Rutland

Civil Parish: Uppingham

Built-Up Area: Uppingham

Traditional County: Rutland

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland

Church of England Parish: Uppingham St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP 8699-8799 UPPINGHAM MARKET PLACE
4/86
10.11.55 No 3 (Ye Olde Spyre
Restaurant) (previously
listed as Premises
immediately South of
Post Office)

GV II


House, now restaurant, late C16 or early C17 with C17 and C18 additions and C19 shop
front. Coursed rubble and ashlar with Collyweston stone slate roof, coped gables and
stone ridge and end stacks, some with brick shafts. Original house extended first to
north to form T-plan, then to west along churchyard in 2 separate builds. Two storeys
and attic. Shop front, with double doors at chamfered north-east corner flanked by
3-light window to north and 6-light to east, fills north-east angle. Three 6/6 sash
windows to first floor above, the 2 in the east face with raised architraves and
keystones. Two 2-light gabled dormers above, casement openings with leaded panes.
Sash windows and C19 Tudor style panelled door in East gable end. South front of
original house has 2 8/8 sash windows in raised architraves, above a 3/3 sash window.
Extensions to west of rubble, each with one 6/6 sash window and a 2-light hipped
casement dormer above. North front of first extension ashlar, and of second extension
squared ironstone. Ground floor openings concealed by brick addition but first
extension has ovolo-moulded 2-light stone mullioned window, and doorway, and second
extension has doorway and blocked window with double keystones. West gable end has
illegible C18 datestone with cornice over, and C20 window in opening with double
keystone. Outshut to west of north wing. Interior retains inglenook fireplace in
original house, boldly-moulded architrave to west door of first extension to west,
some old panelled doors and, in cellar beneath north wing, a mutilated ovolo-moulded
fireplace and a blocked ovolo-moulded opening to west.


Listing NGR: SP8665899627

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

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