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Corner Cottage and Garden Wall Little Vale and Garden Wall, Skeffington

Description: Corner Cottage and Garden Wall Little Vale and Garden Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 190624

OS Grid Reference: SK7441402598
OS Grid Coordinates: 474414, 302598
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6161, -0.9023

Location: Main Street, Skeffington, Leicestershire LE7 9YB

Locality: Skeffington
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 9YB

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Listing Text


SK 70 SW MAIN STREET (East Side)

4/96 Little Vale and Corner Cottage
and garden walls


Pair of cottages. Early C19. Possibly by or modelled on designs of, Henry
Roberts. Brick with pale headers, Welsh slate roofs. Each of 2 storeys, with
advanced gable onto street and lesser gable recessed at right angles. Each
front gable has 3-light stone mullioned window to ground floor, 2-lights above.
Brick and stone moulded eaves cornice. In the angle of the 2 gables each cottage
has porch with 3-sided roof supported on wood corbels with trefoiled spandrels,
over a doorway with stone lintel. Gable wall of rear gable contains 2 single
lights to ground floor and 2-light wood casement above, with cambered brick
heads. Central stack. Garden wall attached to front gables of cottages, brick
with rounded brick coping, included for group value.

Listing NGR: SK7441402598

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Source: English Heritage

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