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10, Orchard Lane, Countesthorpe

Description: 10, Orchard Lane

Grade: II
Date Listed: 3 February 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 188890

OS Grid Reference: SP5865595326
OS Grid Coordinates: 458655, 295326
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5526, -1.1363

Location: Orchard Lane, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire LE8 5RB

Locality: Countesthorpe
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 5RB

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Listing Text



1/20 No. 10

3.2.86 II

House. Core of C16 or early C17, refaced early C19. Timber framed
internally, cased in brick. Welsh slate roof. 2 storeyed but heightened, 2
unit plan with central door and renewed 3-light casement windows. Inside, 2
principal elements of the timber frame are partially visible: these are
probably crucks of wide scantling, halved and pinned at the apex. Inglenook
and spinebeams, all with stopped chamfers.

Listing NGR: SP5865595326

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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