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The Gables

A Grade II Listed Building in Billesdon, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6178 / 52°37'3"N

Longitude: -0.9395 / 0°56'22"W

OS Eastings: 471893

OS Northings: 302749

OS Grid: SK718027

Mapcode National: GBR BQK.WVB

Mapcode Global: WHFKR.JGTH

Entry Name: The Gables

Listing Date: 24 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360981

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190534

Location: Billesdon, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Billesdon

Built-Up Area: Billesdon

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Billesdon cum Goadby and Rolleston

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


SK 7002-71Q2 CHURCH STREET (West Side)

7/8 No. 6 (The Gables)


House. Probably with Cl7 core and early C18 alterations. Coursed ironstone
rubble with thatched roof. Cruck framed, two storeyed. Main range of three
units and a gabled wing to left, rendered with steeper roof slope to inner side,
coped gables and 2-light casement windows, one on each floor. Stack on gable
apex. Of the main range, the right hand bay is probably a later addition with
lower roof height, it contains one ground floor window, a 6-light sash with
console brackets supporting fascia board. Central section has central doorway
with flanking 2-light casement windows with chamfered timber lintels. Two upper
2-light casements. Stack to left of doorway and one on junction with right
hand bay, that is, on former end gable. Right hand gable is of C18 brickwork
with blue headers. Chamfered spine beams and pair of crucks within. ...

Listing NGR: SK7189302749

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

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