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The Limes, Stoughton

Description: The Limes

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190759

OS Grid Reference: SK6419602094
OS Grid Coordinates: 464196, 302094
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6128, -1.0533

Location: Gaulby Lane, Stoughton, Leicestershire LE2 2FL

Locality: Stoughton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE2 2FL

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Listing Text

For those items listed under STOUGHTON. MAIN STREET.

The street name shall be amended to read: GAULBY LANE.

SK 60 SW MAIN STREET (South Side)

4/97 Nos. 21 (The Limes) and 23


House, now two dwellings. Early C19 with late C16/C17 core in part. Partly
cruck-framed colourwashed brick and C20 corrugated tile roof with 2 brick ridge
stacks and brick right end projecting stack. Wide eaves with gutters supported
on iron brackets. Two storeys of 4 3-light centre-opening casements. On ground
floor from left, similar 3-light, door (both with cambered lintels) and 2 C19
canted bays with sashes. On right end a 1-light with 2-light over and part-glazed
door in C20 rear 2nd span. Inside No. 23, to left, are chamfered ceiling beams.
Part of a cruck blade is visible in party wall with No. 25 (q.v.) and it appears
that it is the base of this blade which is visible on the front of that cottage.
V.C.H., Vol. V.

Listing NGR: SK6419602094

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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