Chippindall House, 4 North Street, Barrow Upon Soar (Grade II)

Geo: 52.7532, -1.1478
Date ListedMon 31st July, 1995
CategoryStatutory Listed Building
AddressNo. 4 Chippindall House North Street Barrow upon Soar LE12 8QA
GradeGrade II
Grid ReferenceSK5761817630
Volume, Map, Item87, 3, 10000
ParishBarrow upon Soar
WardBarrow & Sileby West
Conservation AreaBarrow upon Soar

House. C17, c1820 and C1880. Charnwood granite, red brick and render with slate roofs. 2 gable, one ridge and 2 wall stacks. 2 storey. Main front has central doorway with gabled wooden porch, with glazed outer door and panelled inner door with overlight. Eitherside are single plain sashes, above 3 glazing bar sashes linked by a continuous sill, all these windows have painted wedge lintels. To the left a projecting late C19 wing, with a gabled front with a canted bay window on the ground floor and a single plain sash above. Rear facade has central projecting gabled porch with plank door and overlight to the left a single sliding sash to each floor, and to the right a C20 casement above. To the right a projecting C17 wing of Charnwood granite with beyond a C19 rendered lean-to of dressed lias limestone with two 2-light casements. Interior. Retains a stick baluster staircase and a late C19 stair with chamfered newels. Chamfered beams with label stops in the rear wing. Early C19 fireplaces on the upper floors with dog-grates. The remaining wooden fireplaces are late C19 with decorative tile surrounds, one with an ornate wooden overmantle. Doors are panelled. Some dado panelling also survives.

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.