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The Bakehouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Kilby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.553 / 52°33'10"N

Longitude: -1.0861 / 1°5'9"W

OS Eastings: 462062

OS Northings: 295412

OS Grid: SP620954

Mapcode National: GBR 9PT.VLX

Mapcode Global: VHCT2.4355

Plus Code: 9C4WHW37+6H

Entry Name: The Bakehouse

Listing Date: 31 March 1981

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074735

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188912

Location: Kilby, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE18

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Kilby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Kilby St Mary Magdalene

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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2/42 No. 30 (The Bakehouse)



Farmhouse, outbuildings and cottages, late C18 to early C19. Farmhouse faces
street, brick with concrete tiled roof, possibly heightened in the later C19.
2 storeyed, 2 unit plan with central 6 panelled door in slight architrave with
paired console brackets. 3 light casement windows flank it on each floor.
Small single-storeyed wash house to right with Swithland slate roof. Rear
wing recessed and advanced to the west, with upper Gothick lancet beneath drop
ended hoodmould in gable end and 2 horizontally sliding sash windows in the
long elevation. Behind this a parallel rear wing continues as outbuildings,
formerly pig styes, and at right angles to this are 2 cottages. These are
brick with Welsh slate roofs. One and two unit plans. The right hand cottage
is of two units with doorway to right, and 3 light casement window to its
left, all with cambered brick heads. Upper windows are 2 light horizontally
sliding sashes. Axial stack. The other cottage is a single unit with doorway
to right, 2 light casement to ground floor and horizontally sliding sash
window above. Lower roof with gable end stack. Inner face of former pig
styes have 3 doors now made into windows and 3 light horizontally sliding sash
windows above. Inner rear wing of house has a central doorway in moulded wood
architrave with canopy on console brackets.

Listing NGR: SP6206295412

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