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Harlain Cottage, Saddington

Description: Harlain Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 191295

OS Grid Reference: SP6583591958
OS Grid Coordinates: 465835, 291958
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5215, -1.0311

Locality: Saddington
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 0QA

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Listing Text

SP 69 SE

2/105 Harlain Cottage


Cottage. C17. Timber frame with brick panel infill and repair. Corrugated
iron roof over thatch. Originally 2 units and 1½ storeys, with C19 single
bay wing to front. Doorway, probably in the original position, in the angle
of the wing with rendered casement window and dormer above it, to the left.
Principal posts of the timber frame (probably originally 4 panels)survive in
part of front wall, and in rear wall where they are jowled, and there is some
archbracing. In the gable, sill, middle rail, and archbraced angle posts
support the A-frame roof truss with tie beam and collar. 2 other principal
trusses visible internally. Inglenook and chamfered lintel of original back
door inside. Axial stack.

Listing NGR: SP6583591958

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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