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Rainbow Cottage, Market Bosworth

Description: Rainbow Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 13 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 188046

OS Grid Reference: SK4063903012
OS Grid Coordinates: 440639, 303012
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6234, -1.4011

Location: Shenton Lane, Market Bosworth, Leicestershire CV13 0JX

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

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Listing Text

SK4003 SHENTON LANE (South East Side)

9/49 Rainbow Cottage


Cottage. Late C17 or early C18. Largely brick on stone plinth but with
remnants of a timber frame. Thatched roof. Rear elevation faces to lane, 1
and a half storeyed, three bays with outer 2-light casement windows flanking
a single central light, all with cambered brick heads. Single eyebrow dormer
above. Main elevation shows a two unit plan form with central doorway and
flanking 3-light casement windows. Deep dentilled eaves. Sill beam, wall.
plate and vestigial posts survive within the brickwork. Gable end stacks.

Listing NGR: SK4063903012

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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