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The White House, Queniborough

Description: The White House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 189527

OS Grid Reference: SK6489612122
OS Grid Coordinates: 464896, 312122
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7029, -1.0410

Location: 74 Main Street, Queniborough, Leicestershire LE7 3DA

Locality: Queniborough
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 3DA

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Listing Text


SK 61 SW MAIN STREET (North Side)

3/59 No.76 (The White House)



House. Core probably C16, much altered in C18. Brick on rubble plinth, substantial
remains of an earlier timber framed building. A cruck is visible in the west
gable, with spurs carrying wall plate which runs at eaves level. There is a
trace of a similar cruck in the east gable and 2 tie beams visible in section
below the wall plate in the front wall. Thatched roof. l½ storeys, with central
doorway in a modern thatched porch. Renewed 3-light windows each side of it.
2 dormers above. Brick sill band: Projecting stack on right-hand gable. Rear
wing of painted brickwork apparently C18 or earlier, with 1 corner post and
a wall-plate visible in addition to the brickwork.

Listing NGR: SK6489612122

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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