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Latitude: 52.4318 / 52°25'54"N
Longitude: -1.1149 / 1°6'53"W
OS Eastings: 460275
OS Northings: 281904
OS Grid: SP602819
Mapcode National: GBR 9RB.DZC
Mapcode Global: VHCTM.M4GM
Entry Name: The Timbered House
Listing Date: 11 January 1955
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1188435
English Heritage Legacy ID: 191468
Location: South Kilworth, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
Civil Parish: South Kilworth
Built-Up Area: South Kilworth
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: South Kilworth St Nicholas
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SP 68 SW SOUTH KILWORTH WALCOTE ROAD
(south west side)
The Timbered House
House. C16, C17, and C19 and C20 alterations. Timber-framed
with C20 rendered infill. Plain tile and slate roof with various
stacks. Hall with cross-wing. Hall range has slate roof. Large
ridge stack, gable stack and coped gable with kneelers to west.
2 storeys and attic. Close-studded north front with scattered
fenestration. Square-framed south front with scattered
fenestration and 2 gabled dormers. West bay probably C19 and
brick, plain tiled, cross wing has large stack on north gable.
South gable has jetty and elaborate timber decoration in form of
lozenges and circles and 2 panes containing Prince of Wales
feathers, beneath 3-light casements. Above on bressumer worn
figures of dog chasing fox chasing geese. Small window above
in gable. East front of cross wing has jetty. 3 bays, with
central doorway with 4-panel door with over-light. Single 3-
light casement to right. Above, a central 2-light flanked by
single 3-light casements. All C20 windows.
INTERIOR: cross wing has heavy closed studding and exposed beams
Note: date 1500 or 1506 on south gable.
Listing NGR: SP6027581904
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