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Woodland View, Knossington and Cold Overton

Description: Woodland View

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 189870

OS Grid Reference: SK8009808435
OS Grid Coordinates: 480098, 308435
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6677, -0.8170

Location: Owston Road, Knossington, Leicestershire LE15 8LX

Locality: Knossington and Cold Overton
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 8LX

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Listing Text


(west side)
20/113 Woodland View


Cottage. Mid C19, with lean-to addition c.1870. Brick, coursed
and squared ironstone and re-used limestone ashlar, with slate
roofs. 2 brick gable stacks. 2 storeys, 3 bays. South front
has to left lean-to addition with a triple lancet assembled from
C14 fragments, and above it a mask corbel. To its right, a C19
door with a mask corbel above it. Above, a staddle stone and
moulded stone fragments set in the wall. Above again, 2 C19
casements. Re-used moulded stone verge. Beyond, to right, the
house has a large central late C20 flat roofed glazed porch,
flanked to left by a canted bay window and to right by a square
bay window. Above, 3 plain sashes with segmental heads. This
building incorporates moulded stone fragments from Owston Abbey,
which were brought here c.1870.

Listing NGR: SK8009808435

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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