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Attached Garden Walls and Outbuilding, Husbands Bosworth

Description: Attached Garden Walls and Outbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 191276

OS Grid Reference: SP6442484549
OS Grid Coordinates: 464424, 284549
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4551, -1.0534

Location: Mowsley Road, Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire LE17 6LY

Locality: Husbands Bosworth
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 6LY

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Listing Text


8/55 No. 34 and attached Garden Walls
and Outbuilding


House. Late C.18 and early C.19. Brick with Welsh slate roof. 2 storeyed,
3 bays with central 4 panelled door with overlight in reeded architrave with
flat canopy. Windows are 2-light sashes with margin lights and flat arched
gauged brick heads. Sparse dentils at eaves cornice. Rear parallel range in
different style, slightly later in date. Stuccoed, 3 bays. Central door in
architrave with pilasters derived from the Corinthian order, and outer floor-
height windows, in architraves with consoles to projecting entablature.
16-light sash windows on first floor contained in similar architraves. Parapet.
Front garden wall is attached to the house and has wrought iron railings and
gate with hollow wrought iron piers of graceful design. It links to a tiny
outbuilding to the right: brick with embattled parapet and 2 centred arched doorway
and renewed window. Rear garden wall is partially a retaining wall. Brick with
rounded brick copings and buttresses.

Listing NGR: SP6442484549

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Source: English Heritage

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