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Gable Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Newtown Linford, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6844 / 52°41'3"N

Longitude: -1.2335 / 1°14'0"W

OS Eastings: 451915

OS Northings: 309909

OS Grid: SK519099

Mapcode National: GBR 8LR.LZ7

Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.0SXF

Entry Name: Gable Cottage

Listing Date: 1 June 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074647

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189106

Location: Newtown Linford, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE6

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Newtown Linford

Built-Up Area: Newtown Linford

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Newtown Linford

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 50 NW
(South West Side)
5/54 No. 32 (Gable Cottage)
Cottage of C16/early C17. Square panelled timber framing, herringbone and
other red brick nogging, part granite & slate rubble stone plinth and
walling, and Swithland slate roof with rebuilt ridge and end stacks. Two
storeys to left, gable facing, 1 storey centre and 1½ right, gable
facing. Left gable 4 x 4 panels with 2 2-light casements 1st floor and
casements left end. Return of 3 panels with 5-light and 2-light casement
above. Diagonal 2-light casment in corner. Centre of 5 panels and door,
with 1-light and 3-light casements and dormer above. 3 panel right gable
with 3-light casement in attic. Doors and casements to rear with part
stone walling and part of cruck frame visible. Inside chamfered beams and
massive rafters. An exceptionally picturesque, well preserved, and unrestored
example of the local architecture of the time.

Listing NGR: SK5191509909

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

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