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The Thatches, Wymondham

Description: The Thatches

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 189922

OS Grid Reference: SK8468918685
OS Grid Coordinates: 484689, 318685
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7591, -0.7465

Location: Rookery Lane, Wymondham, Leicestershire LE14 2AU

Locality: Wymondham
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 2AU

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Listing Text


(east side)
14/165 The Thatches

Group of 3 cottages, now a house. Mid C18 and C19. Coursed and
squared ironstone, partly rendered, with limestone ashlar
dressings and concrete tile roofs. 3 ridge stacks and a paired
gable stack, all stone with plain copings. South front, one and
a half storeys, 3 bays, has a central 2 light casement with a
wooden lintel flanked to left by a partly blocked doorway and to
right by a close boarded door. Beyond, on either side, a 2 light
casement, that to left with a wooden lintel. Beyond again, to
left, a close boarded door with a wooden lintel. Above, 3 C20
cross eaves dormers with C19 2 light casements. East side has a
2 light casement flanked to left by a close boarded door and to
right by a small casement with a gabled head. Above, to left, a
2 light casement. Beyond, to left, a lower C19 addition with a
brick corner stack and to right, a close boarded door. South
gable has a C20 casement. West side, to street, has an off-
centre 2 light casement flanked by single recessed C20 doors.
Above, 3 two light casements. North side has an off-centre C20 2
light casement flanked to left by a smaller single casement and
to right by a 2 light casement with a wooden lintel. Above, 2
two light casements.

Listing NGR: SK8468918685

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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