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Numbers 6 and 8 and Cobblers Cottage

A Grade II Listed Building in Billesdon, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6181 / 52°37'5"N

Longitude: -0.9385 / 0°56'18"W

OS Eastings: 471961

OS Northings: 302787

OS Grid: SK719027

Mapcode National: GBR BQK.X48

Mapcode Global: WHFKR.KG97

Entry Name: Numbers 6 and 8 and Cobblers Cottage

Listing Date: 24 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074894

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190566

Location: Billesdon, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

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 7001-7102

Nos. 6 and 8 and Cobblers Cottage


House, now two dwellings Facade late C18 or early C19, the rear range earlier.
Facade (Cobblers Cottage and No. 8) is brick with Welsh slate roof. Coursed
ironstone rubble to rear (No. 6). Main elevation has central three storeyed
block with flanking single storey pavilion. Central block has two 12-light
sash windows to each floor, and 6-lights to attic with flat arched gauged brick
heads, and moulded architraves. Pavilions contain 6 panelled doors and outer
bow windows. Rear range, No. 6, is ironstone rubble with brick at first floor
level and concrete tiled roof. Doorway and window alongside under single lintel.
3-light casement above. Modern extension obscures right hand part. Baffle
entry plan with one axial stack.

Listing NGR: SK7196102787

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

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