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81 and 83, Main Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Swithland, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7136 / 52°42'49"N

Longitude: -1.1943 / 1°11'39"W

OS Eastings: 454526

OS Northings: 313188

OS Grid: SK545131

Mapcode National: GBR 8LD.YP4

Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.M2H0

Entry Name: 81 and 83, Main Street

Listing Date: 1 October 1982

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074653

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189120

Location: Swithland, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Swithland

Built-Up Area: Swithland

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Swithland St Leonard

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 51 SW
3/64 Nos. 81 and 83
2 cottages of 1842. Granite rubble stone with plinth and buff brick dressings
including shouldered coped gables with kneelers. Swithland slate roof with
brown brick central ridge and rear wing stacks. Irregular composition with
projecting gable to right. 2 storey of casements, some with original iron
lattice. No. 81 to left has gabled porch with Tudor arch and hood mould and
1842 in stone shield over. 1-light casement to right with hood mould. Left
side a similar 2-light both floors with C20 canopied door to left and 1-light.
C20 outshut to left on rear with 2-light casement. No. 83 to right in
projecting gable has 4-light canted bay with iron lattice and hipped slate
roof and 2-light casement with hood mould and cambered lintel above. On right
side a 1-light casement, then 1983 wing projecting right. Granite rubble
stone with buff brick dressings. 1-light, repositioned door surround and 2-light

Listing NGR: SK5452613188

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