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Malthouse Cottages, Desford

Description: Malthouse Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 188525

OS Grid Reference: SK4752503628
OS Grid Coordinates: 447525, 303628
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6283, -1.2993

Location: Newbold Road, Desford, Leicestershire LE9 9GS

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

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Listing Text

SK 40 SE
(North side)
Nos 40 - 42
(Malthouse Cottages)
(formerly listed as No 40)

Formerly 3 cottages, now house. C15, altered C18. C19 and C20. Originally
timber framed with jowled posts and box framing, now largely underbuilt in
brick in Flemish bond with burnt headers. Plain tiled roof with at each
end massive external gable stacks with stone bases and facetted diamond set
brick stacks, single ridge stack. 2 storey irregular 7 bay front with
central and end gables in C20 brickwork but retaining box framing. Central
planked door covered by C20 gabled open timber porch with to left a pair of
2 light and a single 3 light window and to right single 2, 3 and 4 light
windows. To first floor are four 2 light windows and single 3 and 4 light
windows. All windows are C20 leaded casements.

Listing NGR: SK4752503628

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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