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The Nook

A Grade II Listed Building in Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5969 / 52°35'48"N

Longitude: -1.0801 / 1°4'48"W

OS Eastings: 462405

OS Northings: 300300

OS Grid: SK624003

Mapcode National: GBR FVZ.DY

Mapcode Global: WHFKP.CZXH

Entry Name: The Nook

Listing Date: 25 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177368

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187564

Location: Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire, LE2

County: Leicestershire

District: Oadby and Wigston

Town: Oadby and Wigston

Electoral Ward/Division: Oadby St Peter's

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Oadby St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 60 SW

The Nook



House and surgery. Circa 1800. Pale red brick with paler headers; Swithland
slate roof with brick gable copings and flanking brick chimneys. 3 storeys,
3 bays. Rendered plinth, moulded band courses, good moulded brick eaves.
Wooden casements with arched glazing bars and cambered heads, the lower
window transomed. First and second floors have 3-light windows flanking
central 2-light windows the second floor with blind central window
panel. Ground floor is irregular with single staircase window to left
and 3-light window to right. To centre and left of centre are 2 doors,
the left an original 6-panelled door with reeded frieze, fanlight and eared
architrave surround. Central half-glazed door inserted mid C20 into former
window opening. Both doors share C20 lean-to porch of colourwashed brick.
To left is a lower bay with later gabled extension projecting to front.
Interior has staircase with stick balusters, cut scroll tread ends and
wreathed handrail.

Listing NGR: SK6240500300

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