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The Grange

A Grade II Listed Building in Desford, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6273 / 52°37'38"N

Longitude: -1.2944 / 1°17'39"W

OS Eastings: 447860

OS Northings: 303514

OS Grid: SK478035

Mapcode National: GBR 7L3.9KZ

Mapcode Global: WHDJG.27X6

Entry Name: The Grange

Listing Date: 7 November 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074074

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188511

Location: Desford, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Desford

Built-Up Area: Desford

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Desford St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

DESFORD CHURCH LANE
SK 40 SE
(North side)
6/7 No. 17
7.11.66 (The Grange)

G.V. II

House. 1799, with some C19 and C20 alterations. Red brick in Flemish bond,
with stucco dressings and slate roof, single brick wall stack. 3 storey
plus cellar 3 bay front having plinth, cill bands and modillioned cornice
to parapet. Central doorway, now restored with matching materials, has traceried fanlight
and pedimented doorcase. Flanked by single full height canted bay windows,
the upper ones with divided sashes to each side. First floor has a central
sash window with moulded architrave and plain cornice. To the second floor
is a smaller plain sash with moulded architrave. All the bay windows have
rusticated splayed stucco lintels with keyblocks. At the rear is a lead
rainwater hopper with the initials PC and the date 1799.


Listing NGR: SK4786003514

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