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Latitude: 52.5794 / 52°34'45"N
Longitude: -1.136 / 1°8'9"W
OS Eastings: 458645
OS Northings: 298302
OS Grid: SP586983
Mapcode National: GBR 8N7.7M2
Mapcode Global: WHDJQ.JF8F
Entry Name: St Thomas's Vicarage
Listing Date: 26 June 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1177382
English Heritage Legacy ID: 187566
Location: Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18
District: Oadby and Wigston
Electoral Ward/Division: South Wigston
Parish: Non Civil Parish
Built-Up Area: Leicester
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: South Wigston
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
WIGSTON BLABY ROAD, SOUTH WIGSTON
SP59 NE (south side)
- St Thomas's Vicarage
Vicarage. Circa 1899 by Stockdale Harrison. Brick with Welsh slate roof.
2 storeyed, square in plan. Entrance front of 3 bays with tripartite sash windows
in left hand bay and central slightly projecting gable breaking through the eaves
line. This has a wide round arched entrance with finely panelled door with stained
glass in the upper panels and intricately wrought fan light. Above it a group of
3 windows with round arched heads, and in the curving Dutch gable apex another wide
window. Expressed chimney to right with paired shafts. Hipped roof with finials.
Garden front has recessed right hand bay with expressed stack then large squared
bay window with French windows and leaded upper panes, with brick dentilled cornice.
Upper windows of 4 light sashes with leaded upper panes. In the side of this
projecting bay is another expressed chimney corbelled out. Roof of this projection
is hipped and finial. Recessed bay beyond has expressed chimney with small paired
leaded lights within it. Dormers in hipped central roof. West elevation has wide
full height canted bays with round arched windows with keystones and moulded cills.
Dentilled. cornice to bay which breaks across the eaves line. Included for group
Listing NGR: SP5861498296
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