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8, the Drive

A Grade II Listed Building in Countesthorpe, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5555 / 52°33'19"N

Longitude: -1.1604 / 1°9'37"W

OS Eastings: 457017

OS Northings: 295621

OS Grid: SP570956

Mapcode National: GBR 8ND.MG7

Mapcode Global: VHCT0.T1W9

Entry Name: 8, the Drive

Listing Date: 21 September 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074732

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188902

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

SP59 NE THE DRIVE (North Side)

1/32 No. 8



House, formerly one of the cottage homes built by the Leicester Poor Law Union
in 1884. Architect I. Baradale. Red brick with plain tiled roof. Cruciform
plan, 4 irregular bays, 2 storeys. Details and design as for No. 3 The Drive
but the axis of the dwelling is turned through 90°.

Listing NGR: SP5701795621

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

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