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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1073711



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.


District: Rutland

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Preston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Nov-1955

Date of most recent amendment: 05-Aug-1986

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 187497

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PRESTON MAIN STREET, East Side SK 8602 and SK 8702 4/18 No 40 Preston House (Formerly listed as 10/11/55 Preston House and Outbuildings in Oakham Road) II House, C17,C18,C19. L plan. 2 storeys and attic. Front to Oakham Road has, from left, small C17 range with two stone-mullioned windows vertically aligned. Next range is C18: 3 casement dormers in attic, 4 symmetrically arranged sashes, the bottom left flanked by 2 smaller casements. Large, C19 2 storey, tri-partite bay window with 6 regularly placed identical sashes. Ashlar quoins. Stone coping. 3 Ashlar stacks: 2 gable end, one central. The return front to Preston Main Street is 2 storey. First floor has one stone dressed casement. Ground floor has early C19 bow to the right of an C18 classical timber doorcase with entablature and pediment itself flanked by 2 hall lights. Ashlar double stack on gable. Low range to right with two stone mullioned windows. Brick and render stack.

Listing NGR: SK8718502655

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National Grid Reference: SK 87185 02655


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