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6, the Drive, Countesthorpe

Description: 6, the Drive

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 188897

OS Grid Reference: SP5698295522
OS Grid Coordinates: 456982, 295522
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5546, -1.1610

Location: The Dr, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire LE8 5PB

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

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Listing Text


SP59NE THE DRIVE (North Side)

1/27 No. 6



House, formerly one of the cottage homes built by the Leicester Poor Law Union
in 1884. Architect I.Baradale. Brick with Welsh slate roof. Cruciform plan
with main axis parallel to The Drive. Similar type to Nos. 3, 5 and 8. 4
irregular bays, the central left hand bay projecting as gabled wing, lean-to
porch to right of this projecting bay. Windows are a mix of sashes and
casements, grouped together with flat arched brick heads. Gable and axial

Listing NGR: SP5698295522

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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