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The Checkered Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Great Dalby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7193 / 52°43'9"N

Longitude: -0.8989 / 0°53'55"W

OS Eastings: 474472

OS Northings: 314086

OS Grid: SK744140

Mapcode National: GBR BPG.FL6

Mapcode Global: WHFK6.5X75

Entry Name: The Checkered Cottage

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061286

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189782

Location: Burton and Dalby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Burton and Dalby

Built-Up Area: Great Dalby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Great Dalby St Swithun (The Borrough Hill Parishes)

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


Great Dalby
(south side)
16/10 The Checkered


House with adjoining cottage and workshop, now a house. Early
C18, raised late C18, with early C19 and C20 additions. Brick
and coursed ironstone with steep pitched corrugated iron roofs.
Single and 2 storeys, 5 bays. Front has to right, 2 bay house
with rubble plinth, checkered brickwork and dentillated eaves.
Central door, flanked by single 3 light casements with segmental
heads. Above, 2 C19 3 light casements with flat heads. Former
cottage to left, has a 3 light sliding sash, and to its right, a
close boarded door. Former workshop, beyond to left, has an
altered C19 2 light casement and a C20 casement. Beyond again,
to left, a corrugated iron shed.

Listing NGR: SK7447214086

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

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