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Beacon Cottage Farmhouse and Barn Range to Rear, Woodhouse

Description: Beacon Cottage Farmhouse and Barn Range to Rear

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189214

OS Grid Reference: SK5080815352
OS Grid Coordinates: 450808, 315352
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7334, -1.2490

Location: Dean's Lane, Woodhouse, Leicestershire LE12 8TA

Locality: Woodhouse
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 8TA

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Listing Text

SK 51 NW
Beacon Cottage Farmhouse
and Barn Range to Rear


House and barn of earlier C19. Granite and slate rubble stone,house with
red brick eaves and dentilled band, barn with red brick dressings. Swithland
slate roofs, house with conical roof and central round brick stack with
dentilled top. House of 2 storeys and basement on circular plan:mostly
round arched 2-light casements with top lights. Gabled porch with
sidelights and casement either side and over (this later:blocked opening
either side). Further to left a 3-light in basement and towards rear a 2-light
each floor. To right a 3-light casement and door in basement and ground
floor 2-light. Extending from rear a long L plan barn range with
casements next to house in house extension and various doors and openings,
some with rounded frames. The buildings form an attractive and unusual

Listing NGR: SK5080815352

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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