|Date Listed||Tue 9th October, 1984|
|Category||Statutory Listed Building|
|Address||The Dower House No. 2A Vicarage Lane Barkby LE7 3QN|
|Volume, Map, Item||285, 6, 27|
|Description||House, originally one with the neighbouring Old Vicarage. This part probably late C17 but with facade of c1760. Brick with stone quoins, and a low pitched hipped roof to front gables. Swithland slate to main range behind. 3 storeys, two bays. To the left, a bay beneath a shaped Dutch gable with stags head motif, and containing 2 storey canted bay window with stone mullions, and glazing bars with margin lights. Above it a triple light sash window with margin lights. Stone sill and eaves bands. The right hand bay has a hipped Swithland slate roof, ground floor doorway with arched head, and above, a wood mullioned and transomed window with stone architrave to each floor. Inside, various spine beams and a chamfered cross beam indicate the earlier part of the building. Good plaster cornice to principal room of 1760 work.|
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.