11 to 12 Sparrow Hill, Loughborough (Grade II)

Geo: 52.7739, -1.2029
Date ListedMon 15th March, 1965
CategoryStatutory Listed Building
AddressNos. 11 and 12 Sparrow Hill Loughborough LE11 1BT
GradeGrade II
Grid ReferenceSK5386919891
Volume, Map, Item261, 10, 83
WardLoughborough Lemyngton
Conservation AreaChurch Gate

House, now 2 shops. Probably C16 in origin. Timber framed (post and panel framing is visible through the partly demolished building to the right) but with stuccoed front elevation of early C19 character. Two storeys, 3 window range, 1-1-1 with central gabled projection. Angle quoins, bargeboards to gable. 1st floor central sash window, flanked by C20 three light windows. C20 shop fronts to ground floor. Swithland slate roof. Massive stone chimney stack heightened in brick. Interior first floor medieval stone fireplace, with angle columns carved out of the inner faces of the jambs and with a plain flat head. Rear timber framed wing partly rebuilt in brick and later brick extension parallel to main block.

The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.

Statutory Listing covers all parts of the property and its curtilage, ie all internal and external elements whether described or not.