Nos. 6, 8 and 10 Main Street, Cossington (Locally Listed)

Geo: 52.7194, -1.1056
Date ListedThu 17th June, 2004
CategoryLocally Listed Building
AddressNo. 6, 8 & 10 Main Street Cossington LE7 4UU
GradeLocally Listed
Grid ReferenceSK6050913902

Terrace of 3 Almshouses. Built 1872 (Commemorative stone plaque on RH gable). Vernacular / Domestic Revival styling. Red/yellow local brick with stone dressings to openings. Pitched Swithland slate roof. 2 substantial ridge stacks embracing centre cottage. Pitched roof extends over single storey ?outrigger? at rear of building, possibly a sympathetic later addition. Two storey. 3 & 4 light windows with stone mullions, each casement sub divided horizontally into 3 panes.

The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.