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Close Cottage hallside the Hall

A Grade II Listed Building in Cossington, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.7164 / 52°42'59"N

Longitude: -1.1051 / 1°6'18"W

OS Eastings: 460544

OS Northings: 313568

OS Grid: SK605135

Mapcode National: GBR 9MV.PDN

Mapcode Global: WHFK3.0Z0F

Entry Name: Close Cottage hallside the Hall

Listing Date: 9 July 1951

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1287423

English Heritage Legacy ID: 402426

Location: Cossington, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Cossington

Built-Up Area: Sileby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Cossington All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

COSSINGTON
SK 61 SW MAIN STREET (East Side)
7/2
9.7.51 Hallside, The Hall and Close
Cottage

GV II


House, now subdivided into 3 dwellings. C18, probably with Cl7 origins. White-
washed brick and Swithland slate roof, with various ridge and end stacks.
Windows in Strawberry Hill Gothic style. Projecting gables either end. 2½
storeys of mostly 2-light pointed arch casements: 1-light on left gable, 2
2-lights in centre, and 2 2-lights on right gable. Similar windows on ground
floor and part-glazed door in right centre inner angle within large early
C20 gabled wooden porch. Within each gable a similar 1-light, nogged brick
band over and apex stack. Battlemented parapet along front. Rear garden front
higher with 2 projecting wings, hipped roof, sashes and bay windows. Extending
from left end of front along the street and then at right angles a rubble
stone and brick garden wall c3m high with prominent buttresses. Entrance
to Hallside on left side and to Close Cottage on right side.


Listing NGR: SK6054413568

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

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