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Smith's Cottage Adjoining Forge Mews to the East and Approximately 10 Metres North of the Old House, Burton Overy

Description: Smith's Cottage Adjoining Forge Mews to the East and Approximately 10 Metres North of the Old House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 191025

OS Grid Reference: SP6771197914
OS Grid Coordinates: 467711, 297914
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5748, -1.0023

Location: Bell Lane, Burton Overy, Leicestershire LE8 9DB

Locality: Burton Overy
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 9DB

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Listing Text

In the entry for BURTON OVERY BELL LANE (South side)

Yearners Cottage

the address shall be amended to read
BELL LANE (South side)
Smith's Cottage adjoining
Forge Mews to the east and
approx. 10m, north of
The Old House.
the following sentence should be added to the description

" Forge Mews is not of listable quality."

BELL LANE (South Side)
3/3 Yearner Cottage
Cottage. c1700. Timber framed in most part with rubble stone plinth and red
brick and mud nogging and red brick. Corrugated iron roof covering thatch in
parts with 2 brick ridge stacks, that to left rendered. Brick coped left
gable and weather-boarded right gable. l 1/2 storeys of 2 3-light casements,
that to right with cambered lintel. 2-light eyebrow dormer and small 1-light
on 1st floor. Centre and left are 2 1/2 bays of large panel timber framing. On
left end a 2-light casement with 2-light horizontal sliding sash over, both
with cambered lintel. Door to rear, with further timber framing. Inside are
chamfered beams, 2 inglenooks, 4 bay single-purlin tie-beam truss roof and
wide floor boards.

Listing NGR: SP6771197914

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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