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280, Forest Road, Woodhouse

Description: 280, Forest Road

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 189226

OS Grid Reference: SK5410315498
OS Grid Coordinates: 454103, 315498
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7344, -1.2002

Location: Forest Road, Woodhouse, Leicestershire LE12 8UA

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

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Listing Text

SK 51 NW
1/170 No. 280
(Previously listed as
Golden Cottage)
Cottage of C15/C16 with wings of C16/C17. Colourwashed rendered rubble
stone, brick and timber framing with Swithland slate roof and brick central
ridge, left side and right wing end stacks. Centre range of 1½ storeys
built on 2 pairs of cruck blades with gabled cross wings at ends of 2
storeys. Entrance to rear. Road front has a 1 and a 2-light leaded
casement in centre with 2 2-light casements in left wing. Left end has
outshut with door and right end a 2 and a 3-light casement. To rear
2 recessed porch features in centre showing blade ends, a 3-light casement
within left, door in right. 2-light dormer over. Timber framed gable
to left with 1-light casement and similar gable to right with 2-light
casement and a 1 and a 2-light casement below. Beams inside.

Listing NGR: SK5410315498

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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