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Cottage to South East of Church and Attached Wall, Mowsley

Description: Cottage to South East of Church and Attached Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 191289

OS Grid Reference: SP6474489050
OS Grid Coordinates: 464744, 289050
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4955, -1.0478

Location: Chapel Lane, Mowsley, Leicestershire LE17 6NX

Locality: Mowsley
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 6NX

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Listing Text

SP 68 NW
Cottage to south east of Church
and attached wall


Cottage. C16 or C17, with later alterations. Timber framed with wattle and
brick panel infill and some brick panel repair work. Thatched roof now covered
with corrugated sheeting. A single cell though possibly once part of a larger
building. 1½ storeyed. Formerly 3 bays of timber framing, 3 panels high with
continuous posts at angles and interrupted intermediate posts. This arrangement
survives on rear elevation but on the north the lower rail is missing and the
right-hand bay has been replaced by brickwork. Doorway to right though original
door possibly on east gable against the stack. Window in west wall, a 3-light
in attic. Length of garden wall is attached to rear: mud on cobble plinth with
pantile coving.

Listing NGR: SP6474489050

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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