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Blacksmiths Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Groby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6625 / 52°39'45"N

Longitude: -1.2264 / 1°13'34"W

OS Eastings: 452419

OS Northings: 307478

OS Grid: SK524074

Mapcode National: GBR 8M4.2RD

Mapcode Global: WHDJ9.4B8P

Entry Name: Blacksmiths Cottage

Listing Date: 21 June 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074086

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188542

Location: Groby, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, LE6

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Groby

Built-Up Area: Groby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Groby

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 50 NW
(north east side)
4/47 Blacksmith's Cottage

21.6.72 II

Cottage. Late C17. Restored c.1980. Timber framed with brick noggin and
thatched roof with a single wall and a single gable stack. Single storey plus
attics. 2 bays of box framing with upper braces. South-east front has plank
door with adjoining C20 window to right, beyond a further 2 light window. Above
2, 3 light eyebrow dormers. Interior: reputed to retain exposed ceiling beams
and purlins, plus wind braces to roof. Lean-to addition at rear of rubble

Listing NGR: SK5241907478

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

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