Description: 29, Ladys Lane
Date Listed: 13 May 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 233528
OS Grid Reference: SP8384966619
OS Grid Coordinates: 483849, 266619
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2913, -0.7720
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MEARS ASHBY LADYS LANE
House. Probably C16 with C20 extensions. Regular coursed lias, now painted, with
C20 concrete tile roof. Originally 2-unit plan, now L-shape. Single storey with
attic. Entrance front of 2-window range of C20 casements, those to right have
original wood lintels. C20 door to centre. Left bay is C20 reconstruction of
barn. Gable to right has 2 carved heads, one of a bishop under moulded
dripstone. Elevation to left has window and blocked door with wood lintels.
Brick stacks at ridge. Rear gable has inscribed tablet: "W.P. bought this house
and barn by the self 1778 for 999 years". Interior has ceiling beams and remains
of open fireplace with bressumer in room to rear. Some original roof structure
Listing NGR: SP8384966619
Source: English Heritage
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