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Lock-Keeper's Cottage Adjacent to Foxton Top Lock, Grand Union Canal

A Grade II Listed Building in Foxton, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.4988 / 52°29'55"N

Longitude: -0.9833 / 0°58'59"W

OS Eastings: 469116

OS Northings: 289475

OS Grid: SP691894

Mapcode National: GBR 9QQ.B79

Mapcode Global: VHDQR.XG18

Entry Name: Lock-Keeper's Cottage Adjacent to Foxton Top Lock, Grand Union Canal

Listing Date: 9 March 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360774

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191337

Location: Foxton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Foxton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Foxton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


4/13 Lock-Keeper's Cottage
adjacent to Foxton Top
Lock, Grand Union Canal


Lock-Keeper's cottage. Early C19. Brick, now rendered. Hipped slate roof with
overhanging eaves and end stacks. East front: 2 storeys, 3 bays. Slightly
projecting central bay. Central doorway with cambered arch and C20 panel door.
To left and right, single C20 2-light casements with wooden lintels. Above, a
blind opening with cambered arch. To left and right, single C20 2-light case-
ments. Grand Union Canal, engineered by Benjamin Bevan, completed in 1814.

Listing NGR: SP6911689475

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

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