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Gazebo, Walls and Outhouse on Corner of Road at Hall Farm, Main Street, Swithland (Grade II)

Geo: 52.7102, -1.1769
Date ListedWed 1st June, 1966
CategoryStatutory Listed Building
AddressGazebo, Walls, Outhouse Hall Farm Main Street Swithland LE12 8TJ
GradeGrade II
Grid ReferenceSK5570912827
LBS189126
Volume, Map, Item286, 4, 70
ParishSwithland
WardRothley & Thurcaston
Conservation AreaSwithland
DescriptionGazebo, or lock-up, and walls probably of C18 with C19 outhouse. Gazebo of granite and slate rubble stone with pointed Swithland slate roof. Small circular tower of two storeys. Door in base and door, small 1 light openings and tiny slits above. Generally said locally to be a lock-up but as there is a pair at opposite ends of site of Old Swithland Hall, it is more likely that they are folly boundary towers or gazebos. Two granite and slate rubble stone walls c3m high extend from gazebo at right angles to each other to stable (listed separately) and barn of 1750 (listed separately). Attached to wall near this barn is an outhouse with brick piers and Swithland slate roof.

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.

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