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37 and 39, Clapgun Street

A Grade II Listed Building in Castle Donington, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.8418 / 52°50'30"N

Longitude: -1.3368 / 1°20'12"W

OS Eastings: 444769

OS Northings: 327354

OS Grid: SK447273

Mapcode National: GBR 7HB.YMN

Mapcode Global: WHDH8.FTNR

Plus Code: 9C4WRMR7+P7

Entry Name: 37 and 39, Clapgun Street

Listing Date: 7 December 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361369

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358098

Location: Castle Donington, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE74

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Castle Donington

Built-Up Area: Castle Donington

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Castle Donington St Edward the King and Martyr

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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SK 4427-4527
Nos 37 and 39

Two houses and shop. Late C16, altered C19 and C20. Originally timber-framed,
the left bay retaining diagonal close studding to jettied first floor gable.
Remainder mostly rebuilt, roughcast and colourwashed. Plain tile roofs, rough-
cast and colourwashed chimney to right. L-plan, the left bay a gabled cross
wing with C19 rear extensions. 2 storeys; 2 bays to front. Left bay has
jettied upper storey with C20 3-light transomed wooden casement. Studding
immediately below window has been rearranged C20. Ground floor has early C19
shop front with wooden glazing bars and central mid C19 double doors. Doors are
half-glazed and have patterned glazing bars. Right bay has C20 barred wooden
windows with top-lights, and C19 6-panelled door to left. This has early-mid
C19 wooden doorcase with moulded pilaster strips and frieze, square paterae, and
simple cornice hood. Left side of cross wing has irregular C20 windows and
door, and one C19 3-light horizontal sash. Far end originally a bakehouse but
no features survive. Interior: Front bays of cross wing have heavy C16 floor
joists. Interior of right bay may prove of interest but not inspected.

Listing NGR: SK4476927354

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