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8, Leicester Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Billesdon, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6187 / 52°37'7"N

Longitude: -0.9394 / 0°56'21"W

OS Eastings: 471899

OS Northings: 302858

OS Grid: SK718028

Mapcode National: GBR BQK.WW8

Mapcode Global: WHFKR.JFWR

Entry Name: 8, Leicester Road

Listing Date: 24 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074887

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190552

Location: Billesdon, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Billesdon

Built-Up Area: Billesdon

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Billesdon cum Goadby and Rolleston

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 7002 - 7102


No. 8


Cottage. Late C16, refronted C19. Cruck framed with ironstone plinth and
front wall rebuilt in brick, rendered over. Formerly thatched. Single storeyed
with attic, it consists of 2 bays of an apparently former 3 bay building,
with central door and flanking windows with rendered surrounds. Central stack
behind entry. 2 pairs of collared cruck blades survive, crossed at apex to
support ridge piece.

Listing NGR: SK7189902858

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

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