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36 and 38, Main Street, Swithland

Description: 36 and 38, Main Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189131

OS Grid Reference: SK5420013166
OS Grid Coordinates: 454200, 313166
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7135, -1.1991

Location: 70 Main Street, Swithland, Leicestershire LE12 8TH

Locality: Swithland
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 8TH

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Listing Text

SK 51 SW
3/75 Nos. 36 and 38
Cottages of C18 incorporating former Methodist Chapel of 1856, now 2 dwellings.
Long range gable facing with wing to left at rear. Granite and slate rubble
stone partly rendered, with Swithland slate roofs to former chapel nearest
road, rear wing, and outshuts on right side, otherwise thatch. Brick ridge and
end stacks. Former chapel has central door with overlight and a mullion and
transom window either side. Buff brick dressings and cambered lintels. Dated
1856 on small stone over door. Range behind of 1½ storeys 3 2-light renewed
casements on left side with 3 doors and 2 3-light casements below. C20 small
stair turret projects forward from left wing. On right side 3 renewed 4-light
eyebrow dormers, with 2 outshuts, door and 2-light window below. 2-light window
both floors on right side of chapel. Chamfered beams with inglenook and hood

Listing NGR: SK5420013166

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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