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26, the Nook

A Grade II Listed Building in Cosby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5475 / 52°32'51"N

Longitude: -1.1949 / 1°11'41"W

OS Eastings: 454688

OS Northings: 294713

OS Grid: SP546947

Mapcode National: GBR 8NJ.BP8

Mapcode Global: VHCT0.77MD

Entry Name: 26, the Nook

Listing Date: 27 April 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361089

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189006

Location: Cosby, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Cosby

Built-Up Area: Cosby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Cosby St Michael and All Angels

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SP 59 SW (south side)

4/16 No 26


House, 1774, with C19 and C20 alterations. Brick, rendered, with concrete tile
roof. C20 plinth, rendered first Floor and eaves bands. Single external gable
and single ridge stacks. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Front has to left, a C20 close boarded door and above it, 2 bricks inscribed 'I Biggs J Biggs 1774'. To the
right, two C19 3-light casements. Above, 2 similar casements. All these openings
have segmental heads. At the rear, a C20 lean-to addition, 2 storeys.

Listing NGR: SP5468894713

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