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Latitude: 52.7209 / 52°43'15"N
Longitude: -0.7794 / 0°46'45"W
OS Eastings: 482539
OS Northings: 314398
OS Grid: SK825143
Mapcode National: GBR CQY.FS6
Mapcode Global: WHFK8.0V4X
Entry Name: Harborough Cottage
Listing Date: 21 February 1984
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1295253
English Heritage Legacy ID: 186733
Location: Whissendine, Rutland, LE15
Civil Parish: Whissendine
Built-Up Area: Whissendine
Traditional County: Rutland
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Rutland
Church of England Parish: Whissendine St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Peterborough
SK 81 SW STAPLEFORD ROAD (West side)
5/163 No.6 (Harborough Cottage)
Cottage of c1850, removed c1860. Coursed rubble stone with plinth, stone
dressings, timber framing with red brick nogging, and Collyweston slate
roof with left ridge and rear ashlar stacks. Gable to left. 1½ storeys
of mullion and transom windows with hood moulds. In gable a stone gabled
porch with Tudor arch and door within. 3-light window over. To right
a 4-light with a section of jettyed timber framing over. On left end
a 3-light, a further porch and small gable with 2-light. On right end
a 3-light, door, and 2-light with canted 5-light wooden oriel in timber-framed
gable above. This cottage, presumably with similar description; was originally
built for the Earl of Harborough in Cottage Plantation, Stapleford Park,
nearby. Some time after 1859 the stone and bricks were removed and the
present cottage built here. Stapleford Park guide, 1958, p.26.
Listing NGR: SK8253914398
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