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Holly Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Wymondham, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.749 / 52°44'56"N

Longitude: -0.7283 / 0°43'41"W

OS Eastings: 485936

OS Northings: 317574

OS Grid: SK859175

Mapcode National: GBR CQM.NP6

Mapcode Global: WHFK8.S5DD

Entry Name: Holly Cottage

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360874

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189914

Location: Wymondham, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Wymondham

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Wymondham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


(south side)
7/157 Holly Cottage


Lodge, now a house. 1868. Designed by R. W. Johnson. Coursed
and squared ironstone with limestone ashlar dressings and
Swithland slate roofs. Chamfered plinth, quoins, bracketed
eaves, pierced bargeboards with finials, single lateral, paired
ridge and single gable square stone stacks. Single and 2
storeys, 3 bays. T-plan. West front has a central gabled wooden
porch with arch braces and moulded pointed doorcase with a part-
glzed door, flanked to left by a projecting gabled wing with a
canted hipped bay window with 3 plain casements, and to right by
a single storey bay with a square gabled bay window with a foiled
triple lancet in a pointed arched reveal. Above the door, a
gabled cross eaves dormer with a cusped single lancet, flanked to
left by a gable with a cusped double lancet casement in a
segmental pointed reveal. North side, to street, has to right a
double lancet. Rear has, to right, a gabled wing with a
shouldered doorway and a mullioned casement. Above, a double
lancet. To the left, a lean-to addition with a C20 casement.
Above it, a cross eaves gabled dormer with a single lancet. This
building was erected as a lodge to the north entrance to
Edmondthorpe Hall.

Listing NGR: SK8593617574

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