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The Thatched Cottage, Laughton

Description: The Thatched Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 191360

OS Grid Reference: SP6591689046
OS Grid Coordinates: 465916, 289046
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4954, -1.0305

Location: Gumley Road, Laughton, Leicestershire LE17 6QE

Locality: Laughton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 6QE

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Listing Text


4/33 The Thatch Cottage


Cottage, formerly a pair of cottages. Late C17 with C19 and C20 alterations.
Rendered timber-framing and brick. Thatched roof with brick gable stack.
Partially chamfered brick plinth. Single storey with attic. East front: 3 bays.
Central 3-light casement with cambered arch over 2 left-hand lights. To left,
another similar window. Beyond this, a tiny plain sash with wooden lintel. to
right, a fixed light with a 2-light casement beyond. Above, 2 eyebrow dormers,
that to the left with a 3-light sliding sash, that to the right with a C20 2-light
casement. Interior: exposed main beams with run-out stops and joists.

Listing NGR: SP6591689046

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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