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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: LATIMER'S HOUSE

List entry Number: 1074625

Location

LATIMER'S HOUSE, 37, ANSTEY LANE

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

County District District Type Parish
LeicestershireCharnwoodDistrict AuthorityThurcaston and Cropston

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Jul-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189157

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History

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Details

THURCASTON ANSTEY LANE (West side) SK 51 SE 4/101 No. 37 (Latimer's House) 9.7.51 II*

House of C15/C16. Red brick and timber framing with thatch roof and 4 brick ridge stacks. Higher cross wing with stone plinth to left, gable facing, 1½ and 2 storeys mostly of leaded light casements. Range to right of red brick refacing the original cruck framed structure. Central C20 open oak gabled porch with 3-light casement to left, 2-light casement to right and 2-light horizontal sliding sash over. Wing to left of 2 storeys, 1 bay, 3 x 3 panels to front, and 2 bay, 6 x 3 panels to side. On right return front a 3-light casement both floors. On front gable a 3-light casement on 1st floor and a 1-light in attic. Clasped principal rafters and coped brick gable. On left side a 3-light casement, small C20 bay, and door with 2 2-light casements over. On rear, timber framing in lower range and cross wing, an eyebrow dormer and doors and casements. Extending from right end of front a c1800 stable wing with Swithland slate roof and ridge stack. Garage door, 2 stable doors and 3-light casement. History: possibly home and birthplace of Bishop Hugh Latimer, martyred at Oxford in 1555.

Listing NGR: SK5666510851

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National Grid Reference: SK 56665 10851

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