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Ivy Cottage, Narborough

Description: Ivy Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188980

OS Grid Reference: SP5382297384
OS Grid Coordinates: 453822, 297384
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5716, -1.2073

Location: Coventry Road, Narborough, Leicestershire LE9 5GB

Locality: Narborough
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 5GB

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Listing Text

SP 59 NW
7/58 No 40 (Ivy Cottage)

House. Circa 1600, raised and altered early C20. Whitewashed render over
granite; slate roof with ornamental ridge tiles; brick chimneys. Now 3 storeys,
originally only 2. 2 main bays. Ground and first floors have C20 3-light leaded
windows to left and irregular single lights to right. 3 C20 3-light horizontal
sliding sashes to second floor. All windows have C20 ornamental shutters. C20
door to right of centre. Right gable has similar windows, one in blocked door-
way. Left gable has traces of blocked ground floor window. Single storey brick
wing to rear. Interior: large central stack with winder stair in line; deeply
chamfered spine beam with simple stops in left bay; ovolo-moulded spine beams
and some stop-chamfered joists in right bay; stop-chamfered spine beams in first
floor rooms. Formerly known as Bailie's House.

Listing NGR: SP5382297384

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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