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Vergers Cottage, Lubenham

Description: Vergers Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 February 1980
English Heritage Building ID: 191367

OS Grid Reference: SP7055887078
OS Grid Coordinates: 470558, 287078
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4771, -0.9626

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)

7/40 Nos 10 and 12, Vergers

House. Dated 1737, with C19 and C20 alterations. Brick. Slate roof with coped
west gable. 2 gable stacks and ridge stack. South front: 2 storeys, 3 bays.
Off-centre doorway with cambered arch and 4-panel door. To left, a 3-light case-
ment. To right, a 2-light casement. Above, three 2-light casements. All C20
casements, all with cambered arches. West gable end wall has initials IW and date
1737 in burnt headers. North elevation has a single storey stone porch, probably
C19. Early listing refers to interior as having a bressumer supported on an early
C17 bracket, with strapwork carving, and staircase with turned balusters and
moulded newel and handrail.

Listing NGR: SP7055887078

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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