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The Gillstead

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurnby and Bushby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6287 / 52°37'43"N

Longitude: -1.0435 / 1°2'36"W

OS Eastings: 464838

OS Northings: 303869

OS Grid: SK648038

Mapcode National: GBR 9P3.110

Mapcode Global: WHFKP.Y682

Entry Name: The Gillstead

Listing Date: 21 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360654

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190773

Location: Thurnby and Bushby, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Thurnby and Bushby

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Thurnby St Luke

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


SK 60 SW MAIN STREET (South Side)

4/115 No. 33 (The Gillstead)


Cottage. Late C16/C17, part refaced C19. Timber-framed, with whitewashed
brick nogging, and whitewashed brick, and thatch roof with whitewashed brick
right ridge and left end stacks. Brick coped gable to right. 1½ storeys of
a 2-light horizontal sliding sash window. Door in wall extending from left
end. Section of wall to right with the window has been refaced in brick probably
covering 1 bay of timber framing. Visible to left are 2 bays, 6 x 2 panels
of mostly intack square framing with braces. On left end a lean-to with Swithland
slate roof and 2-light casement over.

Listing NGR: SK6483803869

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