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6, the Drive

A Grade II Listed Building in Countesthorpe, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5546 / 52°33'16"N

Longitude: -1.161 / 1°9'39"W

OS Eastings: 456982

OS Northings: 295522

OS Grid: SP569955

Mapcode National: GBR 8ND.THS

Mapcode Global: VHCT0.T1LZ

Entry Name: 6, the Drive

Listing Date: 21 September 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074730

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188897

Location: Countesthorpe, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE8

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Countesthorpe

Built-Up Area: Countesthorpe

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Countesthorpe St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


SP59NE THE DRIVE (North Side)

1/27 No. 6



House, formerly one of the cottage homes built by the Leicester Poor Law Union
in 1884. Architect I.Baradale. Brick with Welsh slate roof. Cruciform plan
with main axis parallel to The Drive. Similar type to Nos. 3, 5 and 8. 4
irregular bays, the central left hand bay projecting as gabled wing, lean-to
porch to right of this projecting bay. Windows are a mix of sashes and
casements, grouped together with flat arched brick heads. Gable and axial

Listing NGR: SP5698295522

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