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The Old Bake House

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Bowden, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.4924 / 52°29'32"N

Longitude: -0.9097 / 0°54'34"W

OS Eastings: 474124

OS Northings: 288837

OS Grid: SP741888

Mapcode National: GBR BS4.QV0

Mapcode Global: VHDQT.5MY5

Entry Name: The Old Bake House

Listing Date: 19 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287561

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189726

Location: Great Bowden, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Great Bowden

Built-Up Area: Market Harborough

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Great Bowden St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

(South Side)
Great Bowden
No 55
(The Old Bake House)
SP 7488 5/114

Probably C17 or earlier, L plan cottage. Part stone, recessed part painted brick
with oversailing gabled upper storey. Thatched roof, the western end with coped
gable. Mainly 2 storeys. 1 window in gable end and 1 in recessed part (2 on ground
floor) late C18/early C19 casements. Lower window in gable end has dripstone mould.
Modern porch in angle of 'L'. Large chimney stack at junction of 2 wings and additional
rear chimney.

Listing NGR: SP7412488837

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

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