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Elizabeth Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Shawell, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.4182 / 52°25'5"N

Longitude: -1.1989 / 1°11'55"W

OS Eastings: 454581

OS Northings: 280322

OS Grid: SP545803

Mapcode National: GBR 8Q2.9QY

Mapcode Global: VHCTL.5HK2

Entry Name: Elizabeth Cottages

Listing Date: 21 February 1979

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294820

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191451

Location: Shawell, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Shawell

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Shawel All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

(east side)

3/39 Nos 1, 2,and 3
21/02/79 (Elizabeth Cottages)

- II

Row of 3 cottages. C17, C18 with C20 alterations. Timber-framed
with brick infill, No 3 refronted in brick. Partial stone
plinth. Thatched roof with 1 gable stack, 2 ridge stacks, 2
storeys. West front: 6 bays of square framing with braces with,
to right, 3 bays of brick. From left to right: No 1, 3 bay, has
a doorway with thatched canopy and C20 plank door. To right a
C20 3-light casement with flat arch. Above, a similar window,
with to left a panel with exposed wattle and daub. Attached to
left a C20 single-storey, brick and plain titled extension. No
2, 3 bays, has a doorway with thatched canopy and 6-panel door.
To left a 3-light casement with flat arch. Above, a similar
window. No 3, 3 bays, has a doorway with thatched canopy and 4-
panel door. To left, a 2-light casement with cambered arch. To
right, a 3-light casement with flat arch. Above to left, a 3-
light casement and to right, a 3-light casement, both with flat
arches. Attached to right a C20 single-storey brick and slate
roofed extension.
INTERIOR: No. 1 has exposed main beam and joists, with stops.
No 2 is said to have similar beams and joists.

Listing NGR: SP5458180322

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