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Laundry Cottage, Prestwold

Description: Laundry Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 189315

OS Grid Reference: SK5789921519
OS Grid Coordinates: 457899, 321519
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7881, -1.1429

Location: Prestwold, Leicestershire LE12 5SQ

Locality: Prestwold
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 5SQ

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Listing Text

1/57 Laundry Cottage
1.6.66 (Previously listed as
The Cottage)

Cottage, late C16, sole survivor of former village of Prestwold. Timber framed
in large panels, 4 x 2 high with arch bracing on a brick and rubble plinth,
infilled with wattle and daub and brick. Thatched roof. Rear wall has no
openings, door and windows (horizontal sliding sashes) allon front (E) wall.
Built in 2 distinct parts, separately roofed, with brick stack between the
2 parts. Large outshut, also thatched, to North and South.

Listing NGR: SK5789921519

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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