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The Yews, Desford

Description: The Yews

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 September 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 188513

OS Grid Reference: SK4914704380
OS Grid Coordinates: 449147, 304380
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6350, -1.2752

Location: Desford Lane, Desford, Leicestershire LE9 9FL

Locality: Desford
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 9FL

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Listing Text

SK 40 SE
Newtown Unthank
6/8 The Yews
- II

House. Early C19. Red brick in Flemish bond, ashlar dressings, slate roof
having 2 gable stacks. 2-storey, 3-bay front with ashlar plinth and dentillated
moulded eaves cornice. Central 8-panelled door with plain fanlight covered by a
Tuscan doorcase with open pediment and roses in the necking of the half
columns. Flanked by single glazing bar sashes. To first floor are 3 similar
windows, the central one being narrower. All windows have fluted and moulded
cornices supported on acanthus brackets.

Listing NGR: SK4914704380

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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