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Pest Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodhouse, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7297 / 52°43'46"N

Longitude: -1.2057 / 1°12'20"W

OS Eastings: 453733

OS Northings: 314963

OS Grid: SK537149

Mapcode National: GBR 8L6.V9H

Mapcode Global: WHDHX.GN27

Entry Name: Pest Cottage

Listing Date: 1 June 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074580

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189253

Location: Woodhouse, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Woodhouse

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Woodhouse St Mary-in-the-Elms

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 51 SW
3/195 Nos. 26 & 28
(Pest Cottage)
2 cottages, probably built as 1, of C16/C17. Timber framing of 2½ bays
with whitewashed brick nogging and thatch roof with central ridge and left
end stacks. 1½ storeys with 2 3-light eyebrow dormers. On ground
floor from left a 2-light casement, thatched porch with door, a further
2-light casement, a 3-light sliding sash, thatched porch with door and
3-light sliding sash. On left end C20 1 storey extension with Swithland
slate and garage with thatched roof. On right end a thatched outshut
with stone stack and 2-light casement over. Home of Thomas Rawlins,
refugee from Great Plague, and founder of Rawlins School.

Listing NGR: SK5373314963

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

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