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Description: Vine Cottage
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189090
OS Grid Reference: SK5201009893
OS Grid Coordinates: 452010, 309893
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6842, -1.2320
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SK 50 NW NEWTOWN LINFORD MAIN STREET
(North East Side)
5/38 No. 9 (Vine Cottage)
Cottage of C17. Granite and slate rubblestone with stone plinth and
timber framing. Thatch roof with end stacks and ridge stack on front
wing. 1½ storeys with wings projecting to front and rear of cruck framed
main range. Of this range left end wall of stone with large inglenook inside,
and 2 1-light casements and 2 pairs of cruck blades, one visible inside, the
other on right end where also attic 2-light casement. Front left of this range
door and 1-light casement then 2 and 1-light casements on side of front
wing. Then brick coped gable, principal rafters visible, and 3-light casements
both floors, a 2-light casement on right side of wing and 2-light casement
on right front of cruck range. Rear wing possibly later with part stone
walling and remains of timber framing on stone plinth. Casements, doors,
small outshut and C20 1 storey extension on rear right corner. Webster V.R.
Cruck framed Buildings of Leicestershire, Transactions L.A.S.,vol. xxx (1954),
Listing NGR: SK5201009893
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Source: English Heritage
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