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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: 1074740



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

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Braunstone

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 23-Feb-1987

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188921

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BRAUNSTONE BRAUNSTONE LANE SK 50 SE 5/1 Shakespeare Public House


Public house. C17, the porch dated 1655. C19 and C20 alterations and exten- sions. Timber-frame with angle bracing and whitewashed brick nogging, part herringbone; blackened granite rubble plinth; thatched roof with whitewashed chimney of narrow brick between left bays. l½ storeys, 3 bays. C20 3-light leaded casements, those to first floor in thatch. Lobby entry between left bays, with old board door and dated porch. Porch has timber jambs with top ends shaped into brackets, moulded lintel with date and small central pendant, and half-hipped thatch roof. Right gable end of range is rebuilt in brick; left end has C19 and C20 whitewashed brick extension, of 2 storeys and approxi- mately 3 bays, under thatch roof. C20 leaded casements and double doors in brick surround. Further extensions to rear around courtyard. Interior of C17 part retains timber-framing in partitions and part of rear wall. Chamfered spine beams with some stops. Chimney has stop-chamfered wooden lintel to left, and ovolo-moulded lintel to right.

Listing NGR: SK5560502642

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National Grid Reference: SK 55605 02642


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