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Blacksmiths Cottage, Groby

Description: Blacksmiths Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 June 1972
English Heritage Building ID: 188542

OS Grid Reference: SK5241907478
OS Grid Coordinates: 452419, 307478
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6625, -1.2264

Location: Rookery Lane, Groby, Leicestershire LE6 0GL

Locality: Groby
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE6 0GL

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Listing Text

SK 50 NW
(north east side)
4/47 Blacksmith's Cottage

21.6.72 II

Cottage. Late C17. Restored c.1980. Timber framed with brick noggin and
thatched roof with a single wall and a single gable stack. Single storey plus
attics. 2 bays of box framing with upper braces. South-east front has plank
door with adjoining C20 window to right, beyond a further 2 light window. Above
2, 3 light eyebrow dormers. Interior: reputed to retain exposed ceiling beams
and purlins, plus wind braces to roof. Lean-to addition at rear of rubble

Listing NGR: SK5241907478

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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