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50, Main Street, Desford

Description: 50, Main Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 February 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 188521

OS Grid Reference: SK4777103521
OS Grid Coordinates: 447771, 303521
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6274, -1.2957

Location: 44 Main Street, Desford LE9 9GR

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

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Listing Text

SK 40 SE
(East side)
6/50 No 50

- II

Former school masters house, now dental surgery. 1876 with C20 alterations.
Red brick with blue brick and ashlar dressings. Slate roofs with decorative
terracotta ridge tiles, and 2 moulded brick stacks. Chamfered plinth and blue
brick first floor cill band. Bracketed eaves. 2-storey. Off-centre projecting
2-storey gabled porch, with pointed arched doorway with 4-panel door and
overlight to the left a small plain sash in a pointed arched surround. Above a
single glazing bar sash in pointed arched surround. To left, set back, a small
glazing bar sash with chamfered ashlar lintel, on ground floor. To the right a
projecting 2-storey canted bay window with a double central sash, all with
pointed arched surround. All these pointed arched windows have red and blue
brick voussoirs. Above central double glazing bar sash with above a wooden
gable, and either side blue brick decorated panels.

Listing NGR: SK4777103521

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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