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44-48, London Road, Oadby

Description: 44-48, London Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 August 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 187559

OS Grid Reference: SK6255500319
OS Grid Coordinates: 462555, 300319
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5971, -1.0779

Location: London Road, Oadby, Leicestershire LE2 5DH

Locality: Oadby
Local Authority: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE2 5DH

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Listing Text

OADBY LONDON ROAD (south side)

2/13 Nos 44-88 (even)

the entry shall be amended to read:-
SP60 SW OADBY LONDON ROAD (south side)
2/13 Nos 44-48 (even)


OADBY LONDON ROAD (south side)

2/13 Nos 44-88 (Even)


Row of 3 cottages, now shops. Probably originally C16. Timber framed with brick
panel infill and slate roof replacing thatch. Each cottage is a single one and
a half storeyed unit. Only No 48 survives substantially intact with doorway to
left and casement window with panelled wood shutters beyond. Jowled corner posts,
rails and arched braces of timber frame visible internally. Principal rafter and
collar roof with windbraces. Front elevations of No's 44 and 46 substantially
altered, but framing and earlier fenstration visible to rear. No 44 is open to
the roof inside.

NOTE: Number 48 is now a shop although exterior remains unaltered. (Alterations
to interior confined to connection to adjacent shop).

Listing NGR: SK6255500319

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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