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The Thatch, Cosby

Description: The Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 27 April 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189005

OS Grid Reference: SP5478994896
OS Grid Coordinates: 454789, 294896
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5492, -1.1934

Location: 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 (west side)

4/15 No.25, The Thatch


House. 1752, with C19 alterations and C20 additions. Brick,
whitewashed, with thatched and plain tile roofs. First floor
band and cogged eaves to east front, 2 rendered ridge stacks. 2
storeys, 3 bays. East front has an off-centre C20 glazed door,
flanked to its left by 2 two light casements, all with segmental
heads. To the left, a brick inscribed '1752'. Above, 2 cross
eaves dormers each with a 2 light casement. To the right, a
single storey mid C20 addition with a door and 2 casements. Rear
elevation and late C20 wing have all C20 fenestration. Interior
has 2 chamfered span beams and a fireplace bressummer, all with
ogee stops.

Listing NGR: SP5478994896

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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