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The Checkered Cottage, Burton and Dalby

Description: The Checkered Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189782

OS Grid Reference: SK7447214086
OS Grid Coordinates: 474472, 314086
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7193, -0.8989

Location: Burrough End, Burton and Dalby, Leicestershire LE14 2EW

Locality: Burton and Dalby
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 2EW

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Listing Text


Great Dalby
(south side)
16/10 The Checkered


House with adjoining cottage and workshop, now a house. Early
C18, raised late C18, with early C19 and C20 additions. Brick
and coursed ironstone with steep pitched corrugated iron roofs.
Single and 2 storeys, 5 bays. Front has to right, 2 bay house
with rubble plinth, checkered brickwork and dentillated eaves.
Central door, flanked by single 3 light casements with segmental
heads. Above, 2 C19 3 light casements with flat heads. Former
cottage to left, has a 3 light sliding sash, and to its right, a
close boarded door. Former workshop, beyond to left, has an
altered C19 2 light casement and a C20 casement. Beyond again,
to left, a corrugated iron shed.

Listing NGR: SK7447214086

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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