Bassett House and The Knoll, Leicestershire

Historical Description

Bassett House and The Knoll, an extra-parochial tract in Leicestershire, 7 ½ miles SE of the town of Leicester.

Transcribed from The Comprehensive Gazetteer of England and Wales, 1894-5


The following is a list of the administrative units in which this place was either wholly or partly included.

Ancient County Leicestershire
Hundred Sparkenhoe
Poor Law union Market-Bosworth

Any dates in this table should be used as a guide only.

Directories & Gazetteers

We have transcribed the entry for Bassett House and The Knoll from the following:

Land and Property

A full transcript of the Return of Owners of Land in 1873 for Leicestershire is online.

Newspapers and Periodicals

The British Newspaper Archive have fully searchable digitised copies of the following Leicestershire newspapers online: