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Latitude: 52.7005 / 52°42'1"N
Longitude: -0.9538 / 0°57'13"W
OS Eastings: 470794
OS Northings: 311934
OS Grid: SK707119
Mapcode National: GBR BPK.RNB
Mapcode Global: WHFKC.BD13
Entry Name: Summerhouse, 70 Metres North of Ashby Folville Manor
Listing Date: 7 January 1988
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1177272
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189845
Location: Gaddesby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14
Civil Parish: Gaddesby
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Ashby Folville (South Croxton Group)
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 71 SW GADDESBY MAIN STREET
9/88 Summerhouse, 70 M
north of Ashby
Pigeoncote, now a summerhouse. Mid C18, converted late C19, with
C20 additions. Brick with dressed stone plinth and pyramidal
Swithland slate roof. Single storey, single bay, square plan.
To west, mid C20 lean-to open shelter over chamfered brick
doorway with hood mould. Above, on each side, a timber framed
gabled dormer with thick glazing bar fixed lights and louvres.
Above, a square timber framed cupola with clock to west face and
thick glazing bar fixed lights to the other faces. Topped by an
ogee leaded cap on shaped brackets, with finial and iron wind-
vane. Interior has brick nest boxes and elaborate clock
mechanism and bell. Cross-framed roof with king post trusses.
Listing NGR: SK7079411934
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