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1 and 2, Desford Lane

A Grade II Listed Building in Newtown Unthank, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6343 / 52°38'3"N

Longitude: -1.2775 / 1°16'38"W

OS Eastings: 448996

OS Northings: 304310

OS Grid: SK489043

Mapcode National: GBR 7KY.V5G

Mapcode Global: WHDJG.B1XS

Entry Name: 1 and 2, Desford Lane

Listing Date: 28 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074075

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188512

Location: Desford, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Desford

Built-Up Area: Newtown Unthank

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Desford St Martin

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 40 SE Newtown Unthank

6/52 Nos 1 and 2

- II

A pair of cottages. c1875. Red brick in Flemish bond with pale headers and
white and blue brick dressings. Plain tile roofs with overhanging eaves and
bargeboards. 2 gable stacks. Single storey plus attic. Central gabled,
projecting porch with 2 doorways, each with a 4 panel door. Either side slight
projections containing a single pointed arched window with 2 light casements
with margin lights, in chamfered white brick surrounds with blue brick hoods.
Above 2 similar windows projecting through the eaves under small barge boarded

Listing NGR: SK4899604310

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

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