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The Thatched Cottage, Huncote

Description: The Thatched Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188954

OS Grid Reference: SP5169797359
OS Grid Coordinates: 451697, 297359
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5716, -1.2386

Location: Brook Street, Huncote, Leicestershire LE9 3AB

Locality: Huncote
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 3AB

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Listing Text

SP 59 NW
7/33 No 6 (the Thatched Cottage)
House, at one time divided into 3 cottages. Mid C18, altered C19 and C20. White-
washed brick, granite plinth and far gable wall, thatched roof, brick chimneys
between left bays, and to right. 1 1/2 storeys, 3 bays. Outer bays have 3-light
barred wooden casement with segmental heads to ground floor, the left window
C20, the right C19. C20 2-light leaded casements in thatch eyebrows in right
bays. To centre is a C20 bay window with leaded glazing and hipped roof continued
to right to form porch over C20 door. C19-C20 lean-to at right end. Left gable,
facing road, has C20 bowed leaded window to ground floor and C20 2-light wooden
casement above. All rear windows are C20. Interior has spine beams, part
chamfered and stopped, that to centre bay with narrow chamfer and bar stops.

Listing NGR: SP5169797359

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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