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Corner Cottage, Owston and Newbold

Description: Corner Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 July 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190612

OS Grid Reference: SK7761107795
OS Grid Coordinates: 477611, 307795
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6623, -0.8539

Location: Main Street, Owston, Leicestershire LE15 8DH

Locality: Owston and Newbold
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 8DH

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Listing Text


SK 70 NE MAIN STREET (North East Side)

2/84 Corner Cottage

Former cottage. Core probably C16 but original structure encased in ironstone
rubble possibly in C18. Coursed rubble with slight plinth and corrugated
iron roof replacing thatch. Single unit, single storeyed. 2-light opening
on south wall, blocked lights in gable wall. Door to north. Inside is a
pair of cruck blades with saddle at apex. C16 cross wall on same line as
cruck truss. Close studding with wattle and daub infill on timber sill. Ogee
arched doorway.

Listing NGR: SK7761107795

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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