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36 and 38, Main Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Swithland, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7135 / 52°42'48"N

Longitude: -1.1991 / 1°11'56"W

OS Eastings: 454200

OS Northings: 313166

OS Grid: SK542131

Mapcode National: GBR 8LD.X89

Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.K264

Entry Name: 36 and 38, Main Street

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361110

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189131

Location: Swithland, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Swithland

Built-Up Area: Swithland

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Swithland St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SWITHLAND MAIN STREET (South Side)
SK 51 SW
3/75 Nos. 36 and 38
II
Cottages of C18 incorporating former Methodist Chapel of 1856, now 2 dwellings.
Long range gable facing with wing to left at rear. Granite and slate rubble
stone partly rendered, with Swithland slate roofs to former chapel nearest
road, rear wing, and outshuts on right side, otherwise thatch. Brick ridge and
end stacks. Former chapel has central door with overlight and a mullion and
transom window either side. Buff brick dressings and cambered lintels. Dated
1856 on small stone over door. Range behind of 1½ storeys 3 2-light renewed
casements on left side with 3 doors and 2 3-light casements below. C20 small
stair turret projects forward from left wing. On right side 3 renewed 4-light
eyebrow dormers, with 2 outshuts, door and 2-light window below. 2-light window
both floors on right side of chapel. Chamfered beams with inglenook and hood
inside.


Listing NGR: SK5420013166

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