|Date Listed||Thu 17th June, 2004|
|Category||Locally Listed Building|
|Address||Fairfield Preparatory School Leicester Road Loughborough LE11 2DU|
|Description||Originally a Private House, once home to the White family, hosiery manufacturers. Early C19, perhaps built 1823. Acquired by Loughborough Endowed Schools and adapted for use as a Preparatory School. Neoclassical styling but remodelled beyond recognition from original 2 storey Regency building. Generally, smooth render on stucco relieved by stone/stucco string courses, pilasters and window dressings. Part hipped and part pitched slate roofs. Deep eaves. 2 gable stacks. 2 & 3 storeys. 3 storey wing later, perhaps mid C19. A number of 2 light vertical sliding sash windows may be original. Various C19 & C20 minor alterations. Overall appearance compromised by insensitive C20 brick additions.|
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.