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The Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in East Norton, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5954 / 52°35'43"N

Longitude: -0.8446 / 0°50'40"W

OS Eastings: 478359

OS Northings: 300361

OS Grid: SK783003

Mapcode National: GBR BR2.996

Mapcode Global: WHFL0.0123

Plus Code: 9C4XH5W4+55

Entry Name: The Cottage

Listing Date: 13 December 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061699

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190784

Location: East Norton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: East Norton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: East Norton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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2/9 The Cottage


House, formerly 2 cottages. Largely late C17. Coursed ironstone rubble with
Welsh slate roof. 2 storeyed. Front is in 3 sections, with a projecting bay
to left, and lean-to brick porch in its angle, 1 renewed 2-light casement
window on each floor in central bay, the lower with surviving hoodmould. Some
quoins mark the division with taller right-hand bay which has blocked doorway
now window, with hoodmould and keystone and a new casement window above, with
original hoodmould. Ovolo moulded architraves survive round renewed casement
windows in gable wall, and a date stone in the apex records probably the re-roofing
of the house in c1848. Rear elevation has 3 windows to left of doorway, only
the middle one retaining its original ovolo moulded architrave and mullion.
Door has rough timber lintel and 2-light ovolo moulded mullioned window in
the right-hand bay. Upper windows are all ovolo moulded mullioned lights with
the exception of the left-hand window which has been renewed. Gable and axial

Listing NGR: SK7835900361

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