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16, High Street, Desford

Description: 16, High Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 188515

OS Grid Reference: SK4782603304
OS Grid Coordinates: 447826, 303304
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6254, -1.2949

Location: High Street, Desford, Leicestershire LE9 9JF

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

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Listing Text

SK 40 SE
(South side)
6/11 No, 16

7.ll.66 II

House. c.1600 altered C20. Timber framed with square panels and curved
braces, brick nogging, Swithland stone plinth, Swithland slate roof with
single brick gable stack. Single storey plus attics, single bay front,
with 4 bays of timber framing. C20 3 light window to ground floor with
single smaller similar window above with slate eyebrow. To the right a very
small fixed light. In the gable end a C20 planked entrance door and 3 light
casement all to ground floor.

Listing NGR: SK4782603304

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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