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50, Main Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Desford, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6273 / 52°37'38"N

Longitude: -1.2957 / 1°17'44"W

OS Eastings: 447769

OS Northings: 303520

OS Grid: SK477035

Mapcode National: GBR 7L3.96Z

Mapcode Global: WHDJG.2784

Entry Name: 50, Main Street

Listing Date: 28 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074079

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188521

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 MAIN STREET
SK 40 SE
(East side)
6/50 No 50
-

- II

Former school masters house, now dental surgery. 1876 with C20 alterations.
Red brick with blue brick and ashlar dressings. Slate roofs with decorative
terracotta ridge tiles, and 2 moulded brick stacks. Chamfered plinth and blue
brick first floor cill band. Bracketed eaves. 2-storey. Off-centre projecting
2-storey gabled porch, with pointed arched doorway with 4-panel door and
overlight to the left a small plain sash in a pointed arched surround. Above a
single glazing bar sash in pointed arched surround. To left, set back, a small
glazing bar sash with chamfered ashlar lintel, on ground floor. To the right a
projecting 2-storey canted bay window with a double central sash, all with
pointed arched surround. All these pointed arched windows have red and blue
brick voussoirs. Above central double glazing bar sash with above a wooden
gable, and either side blue brick decorated panels.


Listing NGR: SK4776903520

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