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Description: 8-14, Vicarage Lane
Date Listed: 30 March 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 189491
OS Grid Reference: SK6397609720
OS Grid Coordinates: 463976, 309720
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6814, -1.0551
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SK 60 NW VICARAGE LANE (East Side)
6/26 Nos. 8 - 14 (even)
Row of 4 cottages, early C19. (No. 10 apparently dated 1802). Gable onto street.
Brick with Swithland slate roofs. 8 - 12 are of 3 storeys, each cottage a single
unit with doorway and 2 or 3-light horizontally sliding sashes to each floor,
all with cambered heads. No. 10 has a longer light to the top floor, suggesting
a workshop within. Large brick stacks. No. 14 adjoins, and is a 2 storey cottage,
possibly rather later. Single unit-plan, with doorway in wood architrave and
a single 3-light horizontally sliding sash window, with cambered head.
The group are apparently framework knitters cottages.
Listing NGR: SK6397609720
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Source: English Heritage
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