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Description: 159, Main Street
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
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ASFORDBY MAIN STREET
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
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Source: English Heritage
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