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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: 1074984



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

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Scalford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 04-Sep-1979

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 190275

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SCALFORD WYCOMB SK 7724 Stowleigh 24/394 4.9.79


House, formerly farmhouse. Built 1850, altered C2O. Ironstone ashlar with limestone dressings, slate roof and brick end stacks. Double-depth plan. 2-storey, 3-window range. Main front faces garden and has central 6-panel door with overlight, moulded wood surround, limestone jamb stones and keyblocked stone lintel. 'French' windows to ground floor, 16-pane sash windows to 1st floor, all with similar jambs and lintels. Limestone quoins and overhanging bracketed wood eaves. Circular limestone plaque above door inscribed cath to left of shield, stow to right and 1850 below. Coarser masonry to sides and rear. Carved head, possibly medieval, incorporated in rear left angle at ground level, and third quoin up is inscribed w h in medieval-style script. Interior: Open-well stiarcase with stick balusters, ramped and wreathed mahogany handrail, and carved tread ends. Shutters to all front windows. Said to have been built as a dower house for Catherine Stow.

Listing NGR: SK7744924909

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National Grid Reference: SK 77449 24909


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