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44-48, London Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5971 / 52°35'49"N

Longitude: -1.0779 / 1°4'40"W

OS Eastings: 462555

OS Northings: 300319

OS Grid: SK625003

Mapcode National: GBR FVZ.WW

Mapcode Global: WHFKP.DZYD

Entry Name: 44-48, London Road

Listing Date: 1 August 1986

Last Amended: 7 March 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073654

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187559

Location: Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire, LE2

County: Leicestershire

District: Oadby and Wigston

Town: Oadby and Wigston

Electoral Ward/Division: Oadby St Peter's

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Oadby St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

OADBY LONDON ROAD (south side)
SP60 SW

2/13 Nos 44-88 (even)
1/8/86
GV II

the entry shall be amended to read:-
SP60 SW OADBY LONDON ROAD (south side)
2/13 Nos 44-48 (even)
1/8/86
GV II

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OADBY LONDON ROAD (south side)
SP60 SW

2/13 Nos 44-88 (Even)
1/8/86

GV II

Row of 3 cottages, now shops. Probably originally C16. Timber framed with brick
panel infill and slate roof replacing thatch. Each cottage is a single one and
a half storeyed unit. Only No 48 survives substantially intact with doorway to
left and casement window with panelled wood shutters beyond. Jowled corner posts,
rails and arched braces of timber frame visible internally. Principal rafter and
collar roof with windbraces. Front elevations of No's 44 and 46 substantially
altered, but framing and earlier fenstration visible to rear. No 44 is open to
the roof inside.

NOTE: Number 48 is now a shop although exterior remains unaltered. (Alterations
to interior confined to connection to adjacent shop).


Listing NGR: SK6255500319

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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