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Bents Close

A Grade II Listed Building in Foxton, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5021 / 52°30'7"N

Longitude: -0.9676 / 0°58'3"W

OS Eastings: 470176

OS Northings: 289861

OS Grid: SP701898

Mapcode National: GBR BS2.263

Mapcode Global: VHDQS.5CTP

Entry Name: Bents Close

Listing Date: 9 March 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061465

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191345

Location: Foxton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Foxton

Built-Up Area: Foxton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Foxton St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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5/20 Bents Close


House. 1741, with C20 additions. Brick. Slate roof with central ridge stack.
Brick plinth. Lobby-entry plan. 2 storeys with attics. East front; 3 bays with
slightly off-centre doorway with cambered arch with keystone, and C20 plank door.
To right, a single 2-light casement with cambered arch with keystone. To left, a
similar window. Above, a small oculus flanked by single 2-light casements with
flat arches. Above again, two C20 flat roofed dormers with 2-light casements.
North gable wall has datestone. 1741. Single storey C20 additions to left and
right of house. Interior: panelled lobby, dogleg staircase, plain chamfered main
beams and common joists, C18 corner cupboard with moulded door frame.

Listing NGR: SP7017689861

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