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Goodacre Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashby Parva, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.4896 / 52°29'22"N

Longitude: -1.2227 / 1°13'21"W

OS Eastings: 452876

OS Northings: 288243

OS Grid: SP528882

Mapcode National: GBR 8P2.X9R

Mapcode Global: VHCT5.RPGC

Entry Name: Goodacre Cottages

Listing Date: 11 January 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1292796

English Heritage Legacy ID: 392490

Location: Ashby Parva, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Ashby Parva

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Ashby Parva St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

1323-0 3/107 (North side)
11/01/55 Almshouses, Nos 1 to 8 Goodacre

Row of eight almshouses. 1832. Erected for Sarah Bowyer, form
a bequest made by Lucy Goodacre. Red brick, with C20 concrete
tile roof and four square brick ridge stacks. 2 storey, 8
windows. Ground floor has an added lean-to porch to each
cottage arranged 1:2:1:1:2:1, with a single light window per
cottage, to the front and a glazed door per cottage, to the
side. Central opening has a segment headed passage doorway
with a plank door, and above a slate plaque which records
their bequest. Eight 2-light casements with segment heads on
each floor.

Listing NGR: SP5287688243

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