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Wheatsheaf House

A Grade II Listed Building in Husbands Bosworth, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.4528 / 52°27'9"N

Longitude: -1.0577 / 1°3'27"W

OS Eastings: 464131

OS Northings: 284283

OS Grid: SP641842

Mapcode National: GBR 9R6.9D4

Mapcode Global: VHCTG.MM52

Entry Name: Wheatsheaf House

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Last Amended: 18 March 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180253

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191261

Location: Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Husbands Bosworth

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Husbands Bosworth All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

HUSBANDS BOSWORTH
SP 68 SW BELL LANE (West Side)

8/40 Wheatsheaf House (previously listed
as "No 3")
7.12.66

GV II

House. Partially early C.16, partly later C.16 or early C.17. Main range with
cross wing. Main range has the earlier core, and is rendered with plain tiled
roof, but cruck framed internally. It contains renewed casement windows on
each floor. Big axial stack with stone base, and another on right hand gable.
Cross wing is late C.16 or early C.17. Flamboyant timber framing with brick
nogging. Post and truss construction with angle posts on padstones and a
middle rail: Coved and jettied gable above close-studded first floor and
cambered tie beam with painted Tudor Roses in the spandrels. The gable itself
comprises decorative panels, with lozenges, etc. Doorway to left and early
C.20 canted bay with leaded lights. Single renewed casement window above.
Side elevation of 2 wide arch-braced bays with close studding, above ground
floor of ironstone rubble with one original caveto moulded mullioned window.


Listing NGR: SP6413184283

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II 32 and 34, Bell Lane
    Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
  • II 1, the Green
    Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
  • II 13, High Street
    Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
  • II 2, the Green
    Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
  • II 19, High Street
    Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
  • II School
    Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
  • II Foxbury House
    Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
  • II 32, High Street
    Husbands Bosworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17

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