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2-8, the Square

A Grade II Listed Building in Market Harborough, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.4779 / 52°28'40"N

Longitude: -0.92 / 0°55'11"W

OS Eastings: 473451

OS Northings: 287215

OS Grid: SP734872

Mapcode National: GBR BSB.N6V

Mapcode Global: VHDQT.0ZJ9

Entry Name: 2-8, the Square

Listing Date: 19 September 1977

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074408

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189749

Location: Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Town: Harborough

Electoral Ward/Division: Market Harborough-Great Bowden and Arden

Built-Up Area: Market Harborough

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Market Harborough St Dionysius

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

(North Side)
Nos 2 to 8 (even)
SP 7387 1/55 18.12.73.
Early C19 block. Stuccoed facades with moulded eaves cornice and hipped slate
roof. Rounded and recessed corner to Adam and Eve Street. 3 storeys. 4 windows,
sashes, those to Nos 4, 6 and 8 with glazing bars and incised lintels with keystones.
No 2 unbarred sashes with moulded stucco architraves. Ground floor shop fronts:-
No 2. Good early C19 shop front with dentil cornice,pilasters and consoles. 2
windows to shop on Adam and Eve Street with same features. Entrance in rounded
corner with 2 steps. No glazing bars.
No 4. C19 shop front with dentil cornice, architrave and panelled pilasters. Vertical
glazing bars only remain. Side shop door.
No 6. Entablature with cornice now partly covered by fascia board. Shop window
and side door.
No 8. C19. Shop front. Entablature with dentil cornice, architrave consoles
and panelled pilasters. Shop window, vertical glazing bars only remain. Side

Listing NGR: SP7345687217

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

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