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Cottage Formerly Occupied by the Late Mr Busby Senior

A Grade II Listed Building in Tur Langton, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5443 / 52°32'39"N

Longitude: -0.9538 / 0°57'13"W

OS Eastings: 471045

OS Northings: 294566

OS Grid: SP710945

Mapcode National: GBR BRH.KN6

Mapcode Global: VHDQL.F93V

Entry Name: Cottage Formerly Occupied by the Late Mr Busby Senior

Listing Date: 21 February 1979

Last Amended: 23 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061543

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191131

Location: Tur Langton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Tur Langton

Built-Up Area: Tur Langton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Church Langton with Tur Langton

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SP79 SW HIGH STREET (South Side)
7/109 Cottage formerly occupied by
the late Mr Busby Snr. (formerly
listed as part of The
Cottage. Dated 1603, mostly rebuilt and dated 1728, and raised 1/2 storey
c1800. Red brick and Welsh slate roof with brick central ridge stack. Brick
coped left shouldered gable and brick band. 2 storeys of 2 centre-opening
3-light casements, those on ground floor with top lights. Cambered lintels.
Central doorway with brick lintel and keystone. 4-panelled part-glazed door.
Wall post visible on 2 storey rear wing which has rubble stone plinth.
Adjoins cottage occupied by Mr. Busby Jnr. (q.v.) to left and No.2 Manor
Cottages (q.v.) to right. The doorway keystone is inscribed 'T.I.S. 1728
W.C.: S.P.'.Said to be a beam inside inscribed 'T.A. : E.A. 1603'. V.C.H.,
Vol. V.

Listing NGR: SP7104594566

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