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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: 1307741



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

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Freeby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Jan-1988

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189802

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Saxby (west side) 6/30 Sycamore House


Farmhouse and adjoining cottage, now a house. Early and mid C19 with C19 and C20 alterations and additions. Coursed and squared ironstone and brick, partly rendered, with concrete tile roofs. Single ridge and 2 gable brick stacks, single brick coped gable. 2 storeys, 5 unequal bays. L-plan. East front has an off-centre C19 gabled porch with octagonal wooden posts and elaborately decorated bargeboard with drop, and a 6 panel door. To its left a 2 light C19 casement with a wooden lintel, and beyond, a canted late C19 2 storey bay window with 3 plain sashes on each floor. To the right of the door, a canted C19 bay window with 3 plain sashes, and beyond, a single casement with a wooden lintel. Above, 2 C19 3 light glazing bar casements and to their right a similar 2 light casement, all with wooden lintels. To the right a single bay cottage with a C19 3 light casement with a wooden lintel and above, a sloping dormer with 2 two light casements. North side has to left, a C19 2 light casement flanked to left by a projecting half-round bread oven with a slate roof. Above, in the gable, a 2 light casement with a segmental head. To the right, a single storey range with a single C20 casement flanked by single 2 light casements. Beyond, to right, a single smaller casement.

Listing NGR: SK8201019974

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National Grid Reference: SK 82010 19974


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