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1-5, Croft Lane, Ashwell

Description: 1-5, Croft Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 186584

OS Grid Reference: SK8676913748
OS Grid Coordinates: 486769, 313748
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7144, -0.7170

Location: Croft Lane, Ashwell, Rutland LE15 7LL

Locality: Ashwell
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 7LL

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Listing Text


SK 81 SE CROFT LANE (East side)
Nos. 1 - 5 (odd)


Range of 3 cottages of c1858. By William Butterfield for Viscount Downe.
Red brick with blue black brick decorative band and half-hipped plain
tile roof, part renewed, with 3 ridge and 1 rear part rebuilt brick stacks.
L plan, wing projecting to rear on left. 1½ storeys. No. 3, to left,
has gabled porch with plank door, 8/8 sash to left and tripartite 2/2:
6/6: 2/2 sash to right with 8/8 sash half-hipped half-dormer over. Decorative
wide 1st floor band in zig-zag pattern. The whole front of No. 1 to right
is covered by C20 2 storey extension. No. 5, in wing to rear, has 3-light
casement with 8/8 sash half-hipped half-dormer over, hipped stair projection
to right with 1-light, and door. On wing end a 3-light casement with
8/8 sash over. Mostly cambered lintels. Included for group value. Thompson,
P., William Butterfield, London, 1971.

Listing NGR: SK8676913748

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Source: English Heritage

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