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Latitude: 52.7632 / 52°45'47"N
Longitude: -0.9565 / 0°57'23"W
OS Eastings: 470510
OS Northings: 318913
OS Grid: SK705189
Mapcode National: GBR BNS.QZL
Mapcode Global: WHFJZ.8TS0
Entry Name: 159, Main Street
Listing Date: 1 January 1968
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1180093
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189983
Location: Asfordby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14
Civil Parish: Asfordby
Built-Up Area: Asfordby
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Asfordby All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
ASFORDBY MAIN STREET
SK 71 NW (South Side)
2/5 No 159
House, formerly farmhouse. Dated 1730, altered C19. Red brick in Flemish
garden wall bond, Swithland slate roof, brick end and ridge stacks. L plan.
2 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
Central 6-panel door with moulded wood surround and segmental-inched brick
head. 12-pane sash windows to ground and 1st floors with similar head.
Chamfered ironstone plinth, patched with brick, brick storey band, stepped
brick eaves, brick-coped gables and large limestone datestone below eaves
above door inscribed with initials including M and date 1730 below, in
moulded surround. Full-height wing to rear left.
Interior has own fireplace with chamfered bressumer, chamfered spine beams,
one with ogee stops. Brick-vaulted cellar with well.
Listing NGR: SK7051018913
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