The Holt, Forest Road, Loughborough (Locally Listed)

Geo: 52.7616, -1.2192
Date ListedThu 17th June, 2004
CategoryLocally Listed Building
AddressThe Holt Forest Road Loughborough LE11 3JB
GradeLocally Listed
Grid ReferenceSK5278718508

Originally a Private House. Now a Hall of Residence for Loughborough University acquired on the direction of Herbert Schofield. Mid/Late C19. Tudor/Gothic Revival styling. Various C20 alterations and additions. Red brick with extensive blue brick diaper-work. Multi-gabled clay tile pitched roofs with dormers and half dormers. Crow stepped gables to main elevation. Stone capped gables elsewhere. 3 storeys. Tall Tudor style gable stacks crowned by angled shafts with corbelled heads and terra cotta pots. Leaded light casement windows with stone mullions and stone surrounds. 2 storey stone capped chamfered brick bay to side elevation.

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.