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86 and 88, Main Street, Queniborough

Description: 86 and 88, Main Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 189531

OS Grid Reference: SK6495612094
OS Grid Coordinates: 464956, 312094
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7026, -1.0401

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)

3/63 No. 86
(including No 88)



House. Dated 1730 but with earlier core. Brick on cobble plinth and thatched
roof. Main range with higher gable to right. The main range is a low 2-storeys,
the original plan form obscured by the blocking of the original openings: 4
flat arched brick heads are visible. 2 of them are over existing 3-light casements
which are now wider than the original openings. The 3 upper windows are 2 and
3-light horizontally sliding sashes. 2 axiel stacks, 1 of them very close to
the left hand gable stack. Taller coped gable to right has a triple light sash
window to ground floor, with cambered head, and a 2-light casement above with
flat arched head. Dated over central bay of main range on a decorated slate,
with initials TW.

To the rear remnants of an earlier timber framed building exist in the brickwork;
an angle post and padstone, and one arch brace in the wing, and the wall-plate
in the main range.

Listing NGR: SK6495612094

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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