Tansleys Thatch, Wheelwrights Cottage and Farmers Thatch


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Tansleys Thatch, Wheelwrights Cottage and Farmers Thatch, Main Street, Gilmorton, Leicestershire, LE17 5LS


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Statutory Address:
Tansleys Thatch, Wheelwrights Cottage and Farmers Thatch, Main Street, Gilmorton, Leicestershire, LE17 5LS

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

Harborough (District Authority)
National Grid Reference:
SP 57101 87995


This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 29 July 2021 to update the name and address and to reformat the text to current standards

SP5788 1323-0/7/50

GILMORTON MAIN STREET (South side) Tansleys Thatch, Wheelwrights Cottage and Farmers Thatch

(Formerly listed as Tansley's Thatch and Wheelwright's Cottage, previously listed as: MAIN STREET Tansley's Thatch)



House. C17, restored and altered in 1970s. Timber-framed and exposed with some straight braces. Some plaster and some painted brick infilling. Thatched roof with coped brick gable end parapets and kneelers. End stack to left and right and two smaller stacks behind ridge to left and right of centre. Two eyebrow dormers. One-and-a-half storeys; irregular fenestration of four windows on ground floor and two small windows to left of doorways with single window below eaves to left of centre. Wooden casements with lead latticing. Planked door. Interior much renewed.

Listing NGR: SP5710187995


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

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Date: 17 Sep 1999
Reference: IOE01/00850/06
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Peter D. Brown. Source Historic England Archive
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