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42 and 44, Bushloe End, Wigston

Description: 42 and 44, Bushloe End

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 August 1971
English Heritage Building ID: 187569

OS Grid Reference: SP6036198739
OS Grid Coordinates: 460361, 298739
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5831, -1.1106

Location: Bushloe End, Oadby, Leicestershire LE18 2BA

Locality: Wigston
Local Authority: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE18 2BA

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Listing Text

Page 15 - item 4/22 first sentence should be deleted and replaced with:-
"House with shop (NO 44), formerly a master hosiers house and shop. The second
sentence should be deleted and replaced with:- "Late C17, raised late C18, and
with mid C19 rear extension."

Page 15 - item 4/23 line1 the word "Early" should be deleted and replaced with


In the entry for:-

Item 4/22 on page 15 - Delete the word 'Welsh' and insert 'Swithland'


SP69 NW BUSHLOE END (North side)

4/22 Nos. 42 & 44



A pair of cottages, formerly a master hosier's house. Late C18 though
incorporating fragments of a C17 building and heightened in the mid C19. Red
brick with dark chequering to ground floor and diaper work at first floor.
Granite plinth and Welsh slate roof. 3 storeys, each cottage a single
unit. No. 44 has mid C19 shop front with door and 4 light window contained
beneath fascia on console brackets. All other windows are 3 light
horizontally sliding sashes. Gable end stacks. Cruck exposed in gable end.

Listing NGR: SP6036198739

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Source: English Heritage

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