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21 and 23, Main Street, Ravenstone with Snibstone

Description: 21 and 23, Main Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 187831

OS Grid Reference: SK4031213734
OS Grid Coordinates: 440312, 313734
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7198, -1.4046

Location: 6 Main Street, Ravenstone, Leicestershire LE67 2AS

Locality: Ravenstone with Snibstone
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE67 2AS

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Listing Text


6/64 Nos 21 to 23 (odd)


Pair of single-unit cottages, perhaps with core of c16, altered & refronted
later so perhaps originally a single dwelling. Rough-cast over brick, with
indications of box frame; 2 posts visible in N.W. wall, another in the
middle of the facade. Coursed and squared projecting chimney on N.W. wall,
with one dated stone, 1641, lettering on a recessed field. Facade now has
dentilled eaves cornice, though roof formerly thatched. 2 doorways together
in middle of elevation, plank doors beneath segmental arched heads. Windows
(C20) are 12-light casements with segmental arched heads on ground floor, flat
heads in dormers above.

Listing NGR: SK4031213734

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Source: English Heritage

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