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Old Blacksmiths House, Swannington

Description: Old Blacksmiths House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 September 1983
English Heritage Building ID: 187854

OS Grid Reference: SK4153216265
OS Grid Coordinates: 441532, 316265
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7424, -1.3862

Location: Church Lane, Swannington, Leicestershire LE67 8QJ

Locality: Swannington
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE67 8QJ

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Listing Text


4/87 No 34
(Old Blacksmith's House)


House, early c17. Coursed squared rubble with plinth. Gable to road. 2 storeys
with attic. Gable facade has 2 light chamfered mullioned attic window. Other
windows are casements with brick arched heads replacing original openings (traces
of jambs survive). Brick cambered head to gable end doorway.

Church Lane facade has chamfered plinth & 2 2-light mullioned windows on
1st floor, blocked. Indications that roof has been heightened.

Listing NGR: SK4153216265

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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