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280, Forest Road

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodhouse, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7344 / 52°44'3"N

Longitude: -1.2002 / 1°12'0"W

OS Eastings: 454103

OS Northings: 315498

OS Grid: SK541154

Mapcode National: GBR 8L6.HF0

Mapcode Global: WHDHX.JJQL

Entry Name: 280, Forest Road

Listing Date: 1 June 1966

Last Amended: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188151

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189226

Location: Woodhouse, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Woodhouse

Built-Up Area: Woodhouse

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Woodhouse St Mary-in-the-Elms

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 51 NW
1/170 No. 280
(Previously listed as
Golden Cottage)
Cottage of C15/C16 with wings of C16/C17. Colourwashed rendered rubble
stone, brick and timber framing with Swithland slate roof and brick central
ridge, left side and right wing end stacks. Centre range of 1½ storeys
built on 2 pairs of cruck blades with gabled cross wings at ends of 2
storeys. Entrance to rear. Road front has a 1 and a 2-light leaded
casement in centre with 2 2-light casements in left wing. Left end has
outshut with door and right end a 2 and a 3-light casement. To rear
2 recessed porch features in centre showing blade ends, a 3-light casement
within left, door in right. 2-light dormer over. Timber framed gable
to left with 1-light casement and similar gable to right with 2-light
casement and a 1 and a 2-light casement below. Beams inside.

Listing NGR: SK5410315498

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