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Cottage Formerly Occupied by the Late Mr Busby Senior, Tur Langton

Description: Cottage Formerly Occupied by the Late Mr Busby Senior

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 February 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 191131

OS Grid Reference: SP7104594566
OS Grid Coordinates: 471045, 294566
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5443, -0.9538

Location: Main Street, Tur Langton, Leicestershire LE8 0PJ

Locality: Tur Langton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 0PJ

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Listing Text

SP79 SW HIGH STREET (South Side)
7/109 Cottage formerly occupied by
the late Mr Busby Snr. (formerly
listed as part of The
Cottage. Dated 1603, mostly rebuilt and dated 1728, and raised 1/2 storey
c1800. Red brick and Welsh slate roof with brick central ridge stack. Brick
coped left shouldered gable and brick band. 2 storeys of 2 centre-opening
3-light casements, those on ground floor with top lights. Cambered lintels.
Central doorway with brick lintel and keystone. 4-panelled part-glazed door.
Wall post visible on 2 storey rear wing which has rubble stone plinth.
Adjoins cottage occupied by Mr. Busby Jnr. (q.v.) to left and No.2 Manor
Cottages (q.v.) to right. The doorway keystone is inscribed 'T.I.S. 1728
W.C.: S.P.'.Said to be a beam inside inscribed 'T.A. : E.A. 1603'. V.C.H.,
Vol. V.

Listing NGR: SP7104594566

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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