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2-8, THE SQUARE

List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: 2-8, THE SQUARE

List entry Number: 1074408

Location

2-8, THE SQUARE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

District Type: District Authority

Parish:

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 19-Sep-1977

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189749

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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Reasons for Designation

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History

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Details

THE SQUARE 1. 5303 (North Side) Nos 2 to 8 (even) SP 7387 1/55 18.12.73. II GV 2. Early C19 block. Stuccoed facades with moulded eaves cornice and hipped slate roof. Rounded and recessed corner to Adam and Eve Street. 3 storeys. 4 windows, sashes, those to Nos 4, 6 and 8 with glazing bars and incised lintels with keystones. No 2 unbarred sashes with moulded stucco architraves. Ground floor shop fronts:- No 2. Good early C19 shop front with dentil cornice,pilasters and consoles. 2 windows to shop on Adam and Eve Street with same features. Entrance in rounded corner with 2 steps. No glazing bars. No 4. C19 shop front with dentil cornice, architrave and panelled pilasters. Vertical glazing bars only remain. Side shop door. No 6. Entablature with cornice now partly covered by fascia board. Shop window and side door. No 8. C19. Shop front. Entablature with dentil cornice, architrave consoles and panelled pilasters. Shop window, vertical glazing bars only remain. Side door.

Listing NGR: SP7345687217

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National Grid Reference: SP 73451 87214

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