The Fox and Hounds Public House, 2 High Street, Syston (Grade II)

Geo: 52.6995, -1.0730
Date ListedTue 9th October, 1984
CategoryStatutory Listed Building
AddressNo. 2 The Fox and Hounds Public House High Street Syston LE7 1GP
GradeGrade II
Grid ReferenceSK6273811715
Volume, Map, Item285, 9, 113
WardSyston West
Conservation AreaSyston

Public house. Core of late C16 or early c17 and possibly formerly two dwellings. Rough cast render over a possible timber frame. Welsh slate roof. Two storeyed, the facade is angled on the corner of the street, and in the right hand section, a cart entry to the right with doorway and a 2 light casement window left of it. The longer range has a doorway on its right, and a 4 light sash window and paired 4 light sashes left of it. The five upper windows are all 3 light horizontally sliding sashes. Stack on left hand gable and on the angle. Inside the remains of an inglenook and a large chamfered spine beam with roll moulded stop. Reputed to be a cruck framed building.

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.