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The Yews

A Grade II Listed Building in Desford, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.635 / 52°38'5"N

Longitude: -1.2752 / 1°16'30"W

OS Eastings: 449147

OS Northings: 304380

OS Grid: SK491043

Mapcode National: GBR 7KY.VSL

Mapcode Global: WHDJG.C1Z9

Entry Name: The Yews

Listing Date: 4 September 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361379

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188513

Location: Desford, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Desford

Built-Up Area: Newtown Unthank

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Desford St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 40 SE
Newtown Unthank
6/8 The Yews
- II

House. Early C19. Red brick in Flemish bond, ashlar dressings, slate roof
having 2 gable stacks. 2-storey, 3-bay front with ashlar plinth and dentillated
moulded eaves cornice. Central 8-panelled door with plain fanlight covered by a
Tuscan doorcase with open pediment and roses in the necking of the half
columns. Flanked by single glazing bar sashes. To first floor are 3 similar
windows, the central one being narrower. All windows have fluted and moulded
cornices supported on acanthus brackets.

Listing NGR: SK4914704380

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