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Tudor Cottages, North Kilworth

Description: Tudor Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 191445

OS Grid Reference: SP6157083438
OS Grid Coordinates: 461570, 283438
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4454, -1.0956

Location: Along the Bottom, North Kilworth, Leicestershire LE17 6HQ

Locality: North Kilworth
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 6HQ

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Listing Text

(south side)

5/32 Tudor Cottages (formerly
11/01/55 listed as Billet

- II

Pair of cottages. Early C17, C19. Timber-framing with brick
infill, now rendered. Thatched roof with 1 gable stack and 1
rear wall stack. North front: plinth, wooden cornice, 2 storeys,
14 panels of square-framing. Ground storey from left to right:
a 3-light casement with glazing bars and opening central light,
then a doorway, with plank door, followed by another similar
window, then a small C20 window followed by another 3-light
casement, another doorway with plank door and then a fixed light
window with glazing bars. Above, from left to right: a 2-light
casement with glazing bars, then another similar casement,
followed by a smaller 2-light casement and then a 3-light
casement. All openings have flat arches. All C19 doors and
windows. Attached to right a single-storey, brick addition with
thatched lean-to roof and tall stack. Interior is said to retain
many original beams and joists.

Listing NGR: SP6157083438

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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