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The Old Bake House, Great Bowden

Description: The Old Bake House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 September 1977
English Heritage Building ID: 189726

OS Grid Reference: SP7412488837
OS Grid Coordinates: 474124, 288837
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4924, -0.9097

Location: Main Street, Market Harborough, Leicestershire LE16 7HD

Locality: Great Bowden
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 7HD

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Great Bowden
No 55
(The Old Bake House)
SP 7488 5/114

Probably C17 or earlier, L plan cottage. Part stone, recessed part painted brick
with oversailing gabled upper storey. Thatched roof, the western end with coped
gable. Mainly 2 storeys. 1 window in gable end and 1 in recessed part (2 on ground
floor) late C18/early C19 casements. Lower window in gable end has dripstone mould.
Modern porch in angle of 'L'. Large chimney stack at junction of 2 wings and additional
rear chimney.

Listing NGR: SP7412488837

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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