British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Swonews, Hinckley

Description: Swonews

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 188168

OS Grid Reference: SP4284793965
OS Grid Coordinates: 442847, 293965
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5419, -1.3696

Location: Castle Street, Hinckley, Leicestershire LE10 1DA

Locality: Hinckley
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE10 1DA

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text


11.5.82 Nos. 53 and 55


House, now shop. Early to mid-C19 with later C19 shop front. Painted
brick with plain tile roof and brick end stacks. 3 storeys with
stuccoed cornice and boxed eaves. Regular 3-window front; 4-pane
sashes with gauged brick flat-arched heads and raised key blocks. Wide
shop-front on ground floor with inset glazed entrance door to right.
Shafted mullions carrying deep fascia with dentilled cornice over.
Included for group value.

Listing NGR: SP4284793965

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.