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Number 2 and Adjoining Horseshoe End

A Grade II Listed Building in Wigston Parva, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5048 / 52°30'17"N

Longitude: -1.3161 / 1°18'58"W

OS Eastings: 446516

OS Northings: 289874

OS Grid: SP465898

Mapcode National: GBR 7MF.XS6

Mapcode Global: VHCT4.49KN

Entry Name: Number 2 and Adjoining Horseshoe End

Listing Date: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178076

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189047

Location: Wigston Parva, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE10

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Wigston Parva

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Sharnford with Wigston Parva

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SP 48 NE (north west side)

5/57 No.2 and adjoining
Horseshoe End


House and adjoining cottage, now 2 houses. C17 and C19 with C20
alterations. Timber framed and brick, rendered, with plain tile
roofs. Single gable and 2 ridge brick stacks. 2 storeys, 6
bays. T-plan. East side has to the right, a C20 lean-to porch
with 2 casements and to its right a single casement. To the
left, 3 two light casements. Above, to the right, 2 two light
casements, that to the right being smaller. To right again, in
the gable, a smaller casement. All these windows are C20. West
side has to the left a projecting gabled wing with a lean-to
addition in the return angle, and to its right, a 2 light C20
casement. Above it, a cross eaves C19 gabled dormer with a 3
light casement. To the right, a C20 close boarded door flanked
by single C20 2 light casements and beyond, to the left, a
similar casement. Above, 3 C20 2 light casements. South gable
has to right a C20 half glazed door and to left, a C20 casement.
Above, to right, a C20 2 light casement. The interior of
Horseshoe End was extensively remodelled late C20.

Listing NGR: SP4651689874

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