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Coton Priory Farmhouse, Market Bosworth

Description: Coton Priory Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 25 March 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 188016

OS Grid Reference: SK3935602372
OS Grid Coordinates: 439356, 302372
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6177, -1.4201

Location: Market Bosworth, Leicestershire CV13 0PF

Locality: Market Bosworth
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: CV13 0PF

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Listing Text

SK30 SE COTON LANE (north west side)

4/19 Coton Priory Farmhouse

25.3.76 II

House. Origins in C16, restored c1905. Timber framed with brick nogging,
some laid in herringbone courses, on limestone plinths, some of the brickwork
renewed. Plain tiled roof. Main range of three bays with cross wing to left,
and central jettied full height gabled porch. Canted bay window to its left,
other windows 2-light casements with leaded panes, grouped in pairs. Upper
windows of two light casements contained beneath gabled dormers. Framing is
in square panels with some decoration, principally in porch and left hand
wing. Side wall of wing comprises tall narrow panels. Deep outshut to rear.
Gable and axial stacks. Building is peripheral to the site of the deserted
Mediaeval village of Coton and its chapel, though its own origins are obscure.

Listing NGR: SK3935602372

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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