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Bents Close, Foxton

Description: Bents Close

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 191345

OS Grid Reference: SP7017689861
OS Grid Coordinates: 470176, 289861
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5021, -0.9676

Location: Swingbridge Street, Foxton, Leicestershire LE16 7RZ

Locality: Foxton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 7RZ

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Listing Text

(west side)

5/20 Bents Close


House. 1741, with C20 additions. Brick. Slate roof with central ridge stack.
Brick plinth. Lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys with attics. East front; 3 bays with
slightly off-centre doorway with cambered arch with keystone, and C20 plank door.
To right, a single 2-light casement with cambered arch with keystone. To left, a
similar window. Above, a small oculus flanked by single 2-light casements with
flat arches. Above again, two C20 flat roofed dormers with 2-light casements.
North gable wall has datestone. 1741. Single storey C20 additions to left and
right of house. Interior: panelled lobby, dogleg staircase, plain chamfered main
beams and common joists, C18 corner cupboard with moulded door frame.

Listing NGR: SP7017689861

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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