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Tudor Thatch, Wymeswold

Description: Tudor Thatch

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189349

OS Grid Reference: SK6040823532
OS Grid Coordinates: 460408, 323532
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8060, -1.1053

Location: 2 E Road, Wymeswold, Leicestershire LE12 6ST

Locality: Wymeswold
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 6ST

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Listing Text


2/92 Tudor Thatch


Cottage, late C16. Roughcast concealing timber frame, some fragments of
which are visible, including wall plate and some ends of cross-ceiling
beams. Brick plinth thatched roof. 1½ storeys, a range of 2 bays .to
left, with doorway within porch (removed during rethatching) and dormer
windows above. A further bay to the left contains 2 triple-light casements
and is marked off by irregularity in front wall, although the wall plate
is continuous. Gable and an axial stack backing on to entry. Cruck
construction survives inside.

Listing NGR: SK6040823532

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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