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Description: 8, Leicester Road
Date Listed: 24 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 190552
OS Grid Reference: SK7200002806
OS Grid Coordinates: 472000, 302806
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6183, -0.9379
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SK 7002 - 7102 LEICESTER ROAD (North Side)
7/41 No. 8
Cottage. Late C16, refronted C19. Cruck framed with ironstone plinth and
front wall rebuilt in brick, rendered over. Formerly thatched. Single storeyed
with attic, it consists of 2 bays of an apparantly former 3 bay building,
with central door and flanking windows with rendered surrounds. Central stack
behind entry. 2 pairs of collared cruck blades survive, crossed at apex to
support ridge piece.
Listing NGR: SK7200002806
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Source: English Heritage
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