British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

Rear Range to Number 8, Market Harborough

Description: Rear Range to Number 8

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 189631

OS Grid Reference: SP7334887333
OS Grid Coordinates: 473348, 287333
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4790, -0.9214

Locality: Market Harborough
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 7AA

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text

(East Side)
No 8
SP 7387 1/69 (including rear range)

Late C18/early C19. Stuccoed facade with quoins. Roof not visible. 3 storeys.
3 windows, segmental arches, those of 1st floor with keystones, sashes with glazing
bars (lower windows with modified opening). C20 shop front ground floor. Rear wing
of red brick. C18/early C19 facade, part irregular brick bond, part Flemish Bond.
Slates. 2 storeys, 4 windows, generally sashes with glazing bars and 1 early leaded
casement. Interior has timber framing in partitions between rooms, some of timbers
cut through, apparently when building heightened. Rear wing continues to form east
side of Aldwinckle's Yard. Red brick with timber upright in wall. 2 storeys circa
8 windows, end 2 in advanced cottage which terminates this range, windows generally
casements. Aldwinckle's Yard is the most complete example of the colonization of
a medieval burgage plot remaining in the town.

Listing NGR: SP7334887330

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.