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Description: 2 and 4, Main Street
Date Listed: 14 October 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 188910
OS Grid Reference: SP6183495515
OS Grid Coordinates: 461834, 295515
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5540, -1.0894
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SP69 NW MAIN STREET (North Side)
2/40 Nos. 2 and 4
Pair of houses. Early C18. Brick with Swithland slate roofs. 2 storeyed,
the 2 houses form an L-shaped block with number 2 in the rear wing. Elevation
to street has central doorway and 2 light casement window renewed in original
opening to its left. Beyond the door the right hand section is a later
additional re-build, also with a 3 light casement window. Brick sill band to
left hand bay only but continuous moulded eaves cornice. Coped gable to left
hand side only. In the gable, a high rubble plinth and blocked upper window.
Brick sill band continues across the gable and then runs the length of the
rear wing, number 2, which is of 2 bays with doorway and casement windows. A
later bay beyond with 3 light casement window on each floor incorporates the
remainder of an earlier building with partial granite rubble wall. Gable
stacks on front range, axial stack in rear wing.
Listing NGR: SP6183495515
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Source: English Heritage
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