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Latitude: 52.7864 / 52°47'11"N
Longitude: -0.6831 / 0°40'59"W
OS Eastings: 488908
OS Northings: 321794
OS Grid: SK889217
Mapcode National: GBR DRM.83W
Mapcode Global: WHGL7.G7X6
Entry Name: Pair of Farmhouses, Front Railing and Boundary Wall
Listing Date: 7 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1061284
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189779
Location: Buckminster, Melton, Leicestershire, NG33
Civil Parish: Buckminster
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Buckminster St John Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 82 SE BUCKMINSTER MAIN STREET
2/7 Pair of farmhouses,
front railing and
Pair of farmhouses. 1752, refenestrated late C20. Coursed and
squared limestone with limestone ashlar dressings and slate roof.
Chamfered plinth, coped gables with kneelers, 2 gable and central
ridge coped stone stacks. 3 storeys plus garrets, 7 bays.
Symmetrical south side has 2 fronts. That to left has a half-
glazed C20 door with glazing bar overlight, flanked by single
wooden cross mullioned casements. To right, a C20 half-glazed
door with overlight and a flanking light to the left, flanked by
single wooden cross mullioned casements. Above, each front has a
central blind window flanked by single wooden cross casements.
Above again, each front has a smaller blind window, flanked by
single 2 light casements. Between the fronts, a datestone
inscribed "ATW 1752". Each gable has a blocked casement to the
garret. Outside, early C19 cast iron spearhead railing with 2
gates and posts with finials. Beyond, to left, an adjoining
boundary wall, L-plan, 5M long, with a blue brick coping.
Listing NGR: SK8890821794
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