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Malthouse Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Desford, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6284 / 52°37'42"N

Longitude: -1.2991 / 1°17'56"W

OS Eastings: 447535

OS Northings: 303631

OS Grid: SK475036

Mapcode National: GBR 7L3.8C0

Mapcode Global: WHDJG.06NC

Entry Name: Malthouse Cottages

Listing Date: 7 November 1966

Last Amended: 28 February 1991

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074080

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188525

Location: Desford, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE9

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Desford

Built-Up Area: Desford

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
(North side)
Nos 40 - 42
(Malthouse Cottages)
(formerly listed as No 40)

Formerly 3 cottages, now house. C15, altered C18. C19 and C20. Originally
timber framed with jowled posts and box framing, now largely underbuilt in
brick in Flemish bond with burnt headers. Plain tiled roof with at each
end massive external gable stacks with stone bases and facetted diamond set
brick stacks, single ridge stack. 2 storey irregular 7 bay front with
central and end gables in C20 brickwork but retaining box framing. Central
planked door covered by C20 gabled open timber porch with to left a pair of
2 light and a single 3 light window and to right single 2, 3 and 4 light
windows. To first floor are four 2 light windows and single 3 and 4 light
windows. All windows are C20 leaded casements.

Listing NGR: SK4753503631

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

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