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Smith's Cottage Adjoining Forge Mews to the East and Approximately 10 Metres North of the Old House

A Grade II Listed Building in Burton Overy, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5748 / 52°34'29"N

Longitude: -1.0022 / 1°0'7"W

OS Eastings: 467719

OS Northings: 297910

OS Grid: SP677979

Mapcode National: GBR 9PQ.KG4

Mapcode Global: WHFKX.LJ0Y

Plus Code: 9C4WHXFX+W4

Entry Name: Smith's Cottage Adjoining Forge Mews to the East and Approximately 10 Metres North of the Old House

Listing Date: 23 January 1986

Last Amended: 16 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061625

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191025

ID on this website: 101061625

Location: Burton Overy, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Burton Overy

Built-Up Area: Burton Overy

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Carlton Curlieu and Burton Overy

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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In the entry for
BELL LANE (South side)
Yearners Cottage

the address shall be amended to read
BELL LANE (South side)
Smith's Cottage adjoining Forge Mews to the east and approx. 10m, north of
The Old House.
the following sentence should be added to the description

" Forge Mews is not of listable quality."


BELL LANE (South Side)
Yearner Cottage


Cottage. c1700. Timber framed in most part with rubble stone plinth and red
brick and mud nogging and red brick. Corrugated iron roof covering thatch in
parts with 2 brick ridge stacks, that to left rendered. Brick coped left
gable and weather-boarded right gable. l 1/2 storeys of 2 3-light casements,
that to right with cambered lintel. 2-light eyebrow dormer and small 1-light
on 1st floor. Centre and left are 2 1/2 bays of large panel timber framing. On
left end a 2-light casement with 2-light horizontal sliding sash over, both
with cambered lintel. Door to rear, with further timber framing. Inside are
chamfered beams, 2 inglenooks, 4 bay single-purlin tie-beam truss roof and
wide floor boards.

Listing NGR: SP6771997910

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