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The Limes and Attached Garden Wall, Willoughby Waterleys

Description: The Limes and Attached Garden Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 191210

OS Grid Reference: SP5747892099
OS Grid Coordinates: 457478, 292099
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5237, -1.1543

Location: Main Street, Willoughby Waterleys, Leicestershire LE8 6UF

Locality: Willoughby Waterleys
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 6UF

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Listing Text

4/62 The Limes and attached garden

House. Dated 1702. Brick with stone angle quoins and sill band. Welsh slate
roof. 2 storeyed, 3 bays with central door in recently added porch. Flanking
windows are 3-light casements with transoms (2-lights over the doorway), with
gauged splayed brick heads. Coped gables with ball finials. Central stack
forming baffle entry. Small lean-to flanking lower bays with a single 2-light
casement window on each floor. Dated on a large stone over the doorway with
initials TG, and decorated with small rosettes. Garden wall is attached to
the house at one corner and forms a small enclosure in front of it. Brick
with stone copings. Central gate piers have wide urn-like finials and are
flanked by sections of wrought ironwork on low brick and stone plinth.

Listing NGR: SP5747892099

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Source: English Heritage

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