Description: The Gillstead
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190773
OS Grid Reference: SK6483803869
OS Grid Coordinates: 464838, 303869
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6287, -1.0435
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SK 60 SW MAIN STREET (South Side)
4/115 No. 33 (The Gillstead)
Cottage. Late C16/C17, part refaced C19. Timber-framed, with whitewashed
brick nogging, and whitewashed brick, and thatch roof with whitewashed brick
right ridge and left end stacks. Brick coped gable to right. 1½ storeys of
a 2-light horizontal sliding sash window. Door in wall extending from left
end. Section of wall to right with the window has been refaced in brick probably
covering 1 bay of timber framing. Visible to left are 2 bays, 6 x 2 panels
of mostly intack square framing with braces. On left end a lean-to with Swithland
slate roof and 2-light casement over.
Listing NGR: SK6483803869
Source: English Heritage
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