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159, Main Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Asfordby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7632 / 52°45'47"N

Longitude: -0.9565 / 0°57'23"W

OS Eastings: 470510

OS Northings: 318913

OS Grid: SK705189

Mapcode National: GBR BNS.QZL

Mapcode Global: WHFJZ.8TS0

Plus Code: 9C4XQ27V+7C

Entry Name: 159, Main Street

Listing Date: 1 January 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1180093

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189983

Location: Asfordby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Asfordby

Built-Up Area: Asfordby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Asfordby All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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House, formerly farmhouse. Dated 1730, altered C19. Red brick in Flemish
garden wall bond, Swithland slate roof, brick end and ridge stacks. L plan.
2 storeys and attic; 3-window range.
Central 6-panel door with moulded wood surround and segmental-inched brick
head. 12-pane sash windows to ground and 1st floors with similar head.
Chamfered ironstone plinth, patched with brick, brick storey band, stepped
brick eaves, brick-coped gables and large limestone datestone below eaves
above door inscribed with initials including M and date 1730 below, in
moulded surround. Full-height wing to rear left.
Interior has own fireplace with chamfered bressumer, chamfered spine beams,
one with ogee stops. Brick-vaulted cellar with well.

Listing NGR: SK7051018913

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