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159, Main Street, Asfordby

Description: 159, Main Street

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 January 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 189983

OS Grid Reference: SK7051018913
OS Grid Coordinates: 470510, 318913
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7632, -0.9565

Location: Mill Lane, Asfordby, Leicestershire LE14 3TS

Locality: Asfordby
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 3TS

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Listing Text

SK 71 NW (South Side)
2/5 No 159

House, formerly farmhouse. Dated 1730, altered C19. Red brick in Flemish
garden wall bond, Swithland slate roof, brick end and ridge stacks. L plan.
2 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
Central 6-panel door with moulded wood surround and segmental-inched brick
head. 12-pane sash windows to ground and 1st floors with similar head.
Chamfered ironstone plinth, patched with brick, brick storey band, stepped
brick eaves, brick-coped gables and large limestone datestone below eaves
above door inscribed with initials including M and date 1730 below, in
moulded surround. Full-height wing to rear left.
Interior has own fireplace with chamfered bressumer, chamfered spine beams,
one with ogee stops. Brick-vaulted cellar with well.

Listing NGR: SK7051018913

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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