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2, Church Walk, Lubenham

Description: 2, Church Walk

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 March 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 191366

OS Grid Reference: SP7061687062
OS Grid Coordinates: 470616, 287062
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4769, -0.9617

Location: 2 Church Walk, Lubenham, Leicestershire LE16 9TA

Locality: Lubenham
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 9TA

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Listing Text

SP 7087-7187 (north side)

7/39 No 2

- II

House. C17, 1731, early C19, C20. Stone, brick, timber-framed. C20 plain tile
roof with brick ridge stack and brick gable stack. Coped brick east gable. Lobby
entrance plan. South front: 2½ storeys, 5 bays. Early C18 addition to right
originally 2 bays. 4 bays exposed box frame with brick infill and straight braces
running from wall posts to roof plate. Off-centre doorway with brick cambered
arch and C20 part-glazed door, flanked by single 2-light casements in 1st and 4th
bays. Then to right an early C19 window with brick cambered arch, and 3-light
casement, replacing 2 former windows, now blocked. Above, single 2-light case-
ments in 1st and 4th bays, 2 tiny windows. One below the other in 3rd bay and to
right a large 3-light casements. Above again, three C20 2-light gabled dormers
with bargeboards. All casements are C20. West gable wall has bargeboarded eaves
and a C18 outshut, possibly former dairy, of brick with plain tile roof. Above,
exposed corner posts with flared jowls and a wall-plate supporting 2 blades
crossed at ridge, indicating former roof level, all with brick infill. A single
2-light casement immediately below the wall-plate and a single-light attic case-
ment above, both C20. Rear elevation has 3 visible bays of box-framing.
Interior: chamfered and stopped main beams and exposed joists and a contemporary
dog-leg staircase. Most of the internal partitions walls have been removed.

Listing NGR: SP7061687062

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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