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The Herrick Homes

A Grade II Listed Building in Woodhouse, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.732 / 52°43'55"N

Longitude: -1.2034 / 1°12'12"W

OS Eastings: 453889

OS Northings: 315227

OS Grid: SK538152

Mapcode National: GBR 8L6.NL8

Mapcode Global: WHDHX.HL5F

Entry Name: The Herrick Homes

Listing Date: 1 June 1966

Last Amended: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361129

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189227

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

This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 09/11/2012

SK 51 NW

FOREST ROAD (West side)
The Herrick Homes
Nos. 209 - 215 (odd)

(Formerly listed as Herrick Almhouses)


Almshouses of 1856. Slate rubble stone with stone dressings and Swithland slate roof with blue flashing tiles and end finials. Barge boards on gables. Central ridge and end stacks on rear of clustered ashlar flues. Long symmetrical range of 1 storey, roof higher and hipped in centre and half hipped on ends. At ends of central section 2 slight doorway projections with hipped roofs above eaves and M.A.H. and A.D. 1856 with stone coats of arms in section above eaves. Oak mullion and transom leaded light windows: from left: 3-light, 1-light, door with 'Offer unto God thanksgiving' carved over, canted bay with small gable over, similar bay, 1-light, similar door, 1-light, 3-light.

Listing NGR: SK5412415537

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

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