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Latitude: 52.494 / 52°29'38"N
Longitude: -0.899 / 0°53'56"W
OS Eastings: 474847
OS Northings: 289025
OS Grid: SP748890
Mapcode National: GBR BS5.MJP
Mapcode Global: VHDQT.CKLY
Entry Name: The Grange
Listing Date: 19 September 1977
Last Amended: 23 January 1978
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074402
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189733
Location: Great Bowden, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16
Civil Parish: Great Bowden
Built-Up Area: Market Harborough
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Great Bowden St Peter and St Paul
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
In the entry for:
7/167 Great Bowden
NETHER GREEN (East Side) shall be amended to read
SP 78 NW 7/167
Early C19 facade but with earlier core including some early C17 features. Local
legend attributes the early ownership of the house to Captain Anthony Jenkinson,
(reputedly a friend of Shakespeare's) who travelled extensively in Central Asia
and was the first Englishman there. He died in 1611. (Ref. Dict. of Nat. Biography).
2 storeys. 5 windows, sashes with glazing bars and keystones, 2 of ground floor
windows are of 3 lights. Slate roof with centre and end chimneys. Round arched
door with stone archivolt and keystone, fanlight. Brick gable end of 2 storeys,
2 windows (1 an insertion). Rear lower red brick facade of 2 storeys. 4 windows
and square hipped roof outshut in corner. Eastern section thought to be oldest
part. Beams with wide chamfers.
Listing NGR: SP7484789025
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