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10, Newgate End, Wigston

Description: 10, Newgate End

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 September 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 187578

OS Grid Reference: SP6044198546
OS Grid Coordinates: 460441, 298546
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5814, -1.1094

Location: Newgate End, Oadby, Leicestershire LE18 2GG

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

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Listing Text

SP69 NW NEWGATE END (East side)

4/31 No. 10

Farmhouse, 1691 though with probably C18 fenestration and alteration to roof
pitch in the later C18 or early C19. Brick on granite plinth with Welsh
slate roof. 3 storeyed, 3 bays with central door in recent wood porch with
date stone over. Flanking windows are 3 light casements with transoms. The
top 2 floors have similar windows all with cambered brick heads. Evidently
these are of a later date and traces of the earlier openings are visible in
the brickwork. Gable and axial stacks. C17 staircase survives inside with
plain newel and balusters whose tight twisted decoration resembles strings of

Listing NGR: SP6044198546

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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