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Barn and Stables at Nook Farmhouse, Cosby

Description: Barn and Stables at Nook Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189000

OS Grid Reference: SP5477594721
OS Grid Coordinates: 454775, 294721
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5476, -1.1937

Location: 62 Main Street, Cosby, Leicestershire LE9 1UW

Locality: Cosby
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 1UW

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Listing Text

SP 59 SW (east side)

4/10 Barn and stables at
Nook Farmhouse


Barn and stables. Late C18 and C19. Brick with concrete tile
and slate roofs. Barn has rendered brick plinth, coped gables
with corbelled kneelers, and rebated eaves. Single and 2
storeys, 4 bays. L-plan. South side has an off-centre pair of
close boarded doors with a wooden lintel flanked by single
breathers. Above, on each side, single breathers and beyond,
single close boarded loading doors with segmental heads. North
side has a pair of off-centre doors with a close boarded panel
above them, flanked to the left by 2 breathers and beyond, a
stable door with segmental head. To the right, a small casement
and a breather. Above, to left, a coped gabled dormer with a
close boarded loading door, and to its left, a square hatch. To
the right, 4 breathers. Adjoining C19 stables at north east end,
3 bays, have 3 stable doors and 4 C20 casements. Interior has
buttress walls, brick corn hole, loft over stable at east end,
and partly renewed queen post roof trusses with struts.
Included for group value only.

Listing NGR: SP5477594721

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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