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Latitude: 52.6366 / 52°38'11"N
Longitude: -1.2305 / 1°13'49"W
OS Eastings: 452170
OS Northings: 304590
OS Grid: SK521045
Mapcode National: GBR 8MB.MQK
Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.2Z9M
Entry Name: 75-85, Main Street
Listing Date: 23 February 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1177194
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188959
Location: Kirby Muxloe, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE9
Civil Parish: Kirby Muxloe
Built-Up Area: Leicester
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Kirby Muxloe St Bartholomew
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
KIRBY MUXLOE MAIN STREET
SK 50 SW
Nos 75 to 85 (odd)
Six cottages in L-plan range. 1859, by William Butterfield for Winstanley estate.
Red brick with irregular diaper patterning in blue headers, C20 tiled roof,
battered brick chimneys. Plain and asymmetrical. 2 storeys. North front has
approximately 10 bays, 4 to left at slightly lower level than remainder.
Irregular gables: left bay is gabled; bays 3, 6 and 9 have narrow gables and
are slightly advanced; bays 2, 7 and 8 have small gables over first floor windows.
Barred wooden casements, those to first floor mostly 2-light, those to ground
floor mostly single or 3-light. Fully gabled bays have C20 glazed and barred
doors. All ground floor openings have segmental relieving arches of alternate
red and blue brick headers. Left bay, originally the bailiff's house, is very
slightly more elaborate, with cogged first floor string and diapering between
storeys. but ground floor has been altered to incorporate wide C20 barred wooden
window and door. Right bay is blind and diapered. Similar rear range.
(P. Thompson, William Butterfield, 1971, p.437 and 308).
Listing NGR: SK5217004590
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