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8, the Green, Syston

Description: 8, the Green

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189592

OS Grid Reference: SK6254111846
OS Grid Coordinates: 462541, 311846
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7007, -1.0759

Location: 3 Lower Church Street, Syston, Leicestershire LE7 1HQ

Locality: Syston
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 1HQ

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Listing Text


SK 6211 THE GREEN (North Side)

9/125 No. 8


House, largely late C18, though possibly on earlier core. Painted brick
with Swithland slate roof. Three storied, two bays with late C19 shop window
to left; architrave decorated with recessed panels and paired brackets to
fascia board, which is also ornamented with a dentilled frieze. Doorway
to right; door with overlight in moulded architrave and consoles supporting
a flat canopy. One 4-light sash window to its right, and two above, with
cambered heads. 2-light casements to attic storey. Various straight joints
between Nos. 6 and 8 and in the middle of No. 8 and also around its windows,
suggest considerable alteration to an earlier structure. Gable end stacks.

Listing NGR: SK6254111846

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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