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Shop with Storage Loft at No 266, Braunstone

Description: Shop with Storage Loft at No 266

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188923

OS Grid Reference: SK5539002784
OS Grid Coordinates: 455390, 302784
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6200, -1.1832

Location: Braunstone Lane, Braunstone, Leicestershire LE3 3AT

Locality: Braunstone
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE3 3AT

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Listing Text

SK 50 SE
Shop with storage loft at
No 266


Part of former house, now part of shop with storage loft. C17, altered. Timber-
frame with whitewashed narrow brick infill, part herringbone; right gable part
rendered and whitewashed; Swithland slate roof. 2 storeys, one bay. Front has
shuttered window to ground floor, horizontal sliding sash without glazing bars,
above, and board door to right. Left gable has exposed truss with queen struts
below collar and small V-struts above. Attached to left gable is a C20
flat-roofed shop extension which is not of special interest. The C20 brick
house attached to rear is also not of special interest. Interior of original
building has small moulded bracket and stop-chamfered spine beam supporting
upper gypsum floor, and traces of blocked doorway in right gable at first floor
level. C17 building is probably part of larger building which formerly
extended further to right.

Listing NGR: SK5539002784

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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