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Ivy Cottage, Gaddesby

Description: Ivy Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189837

OS Grid Reference: SK6869813113
OS Grid Coordinates: 468698, 313113
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7113, -0.9846

Location: Chapel Lane, Gaddesby, Leicestershire LE7 4WB

Locality: Gaddesby
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 4WB

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Listing Text


(east side)
8/80 Ivy Cottage


Cottage. Early C18, with C19 alterations and C20 additions.
Timber box framing and brick, with brick nogging. Rubble plinth.
Thatched and slate roofs. 2 gable stacks, that to north external
and larger. Front has to left, C19 lean-to porch with slate roof
and C20 panelled door in moulded surround. To right, 2 C19 3
light casements. Beyond to right, C20 lean-to addition with 2
small casements. Above, small central glazing bar casement,
flanked by single thatched gabled dormers, each with a cross
eaves 2 light leaded casement. Rear wing, C20, has 2 casements
to north. On each side, a thatched dormer. South gable has
exposed corner post, tie beam, collar and queen posts. Interior
has remains of 4 bay posts, one of them jowled, with mid rail. 2
chamfered span beams. Single purlin principal rafter roof.

Listing NGR: SK6869813113

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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