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7, the Square, Countesthorpe

Description: 7, the Square

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 October 1957
English Heritage Building ID: 188904

OS Grid Reference: SP5854695520
OS Grid Coordinates: 458546, 295520
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5544, -1.1379

Location: Green Lane, Countesthorpe, Leicestershire LE8 5RN

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

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Listing Text

SP59 NE THE SQUARE (North Side)

1/34 No. 7



House. Late C16. Timber framed with Swithland and Welsh slate roofs. Two
storeyed, 5 bays, with central full height gabled porch with 2 light window
above the door. The left hand bays are of brick, with 2 light casement
windows on each floor. The right hand section is fully timber framed raised
on a rubble plinth, with close studding to ground floor with straight arched
bracing to principal posts and jettied upper storey with wider panels. The
principal posts here are moulded into consoles. 3 light casement window on
each floor and an additional tiny window to ground floor. Axial and rear wall

Listing NGR: SP5854695520

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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