22 to 24 Beveridge Street, Barrow Upon Soar (Grade II)

Geo: 52.7510, -1.1472
Date ListedWed 1st June, 1966
CategoryStatutory Listed Building
AddressNos. 22-24 Beveridge Street Barrow upon Soar LE12 8PL
GradeGrade II
Grid ReferenceSK5766017390
Volume, Map, Item87, 3, 5
ParishBarrow upon Soar
WardBarrow & Sileby West
Conservation AreaBarrow upon Soar

Large house, late C16/early C17. Coursed limestone on rubble plinth, with swithland slate roof. Hall and cross wing plan with a 3rd unit below hall stack. 2 storeys with attic in crow stepped brick gable of cross wing: this attic window has semi-circular relieving arch over. Other windows are long low 4-light wood mullioned casements with leaded diamond lattices. Tall projecting porch, stone with brick gable, and plain timber architraves to doorway at junction of hall and cross wing. Below hall range, a large stone chimney stack with brick shafts. To the rear on north side, an angled wing, and projecting porch in classical style. South end wall has brick and rubble buttressing. Reputedly the birthplace and home of Bishop Beveridge, born 1636-7, Bishop of St Asaphs, 1704-8.

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.