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Bridge Dale Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Medbourne, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5272 / 52°31'37"N

Longitude: -0.8229 / 0°49'22"W

OS Eastings: 479950

OS Northings: 292793

OS Grid: SP799927

Mapcode National: GBR CT6.GRX

Mapcode Global: VHDQN.PR91

Plus Code: 9C4XG5GG+VR

Entry Name: Bridge Dale Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061607

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190980

Location: Medbourne, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Medbourne

Built-Up Area: Medbourne

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Six Saints circa Holt

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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SP 7992

No. 8 (Bridge Dale Farmhouse)


House. Dated 1709. Coursed squared stone with quoins and Welsh slate roof
with 2 moulded stone ridge stacks. Stone coped gables with kneelers. T plan,
staircase wing to rear. 2 storeys of 4 windows : 6/6 sash, 2 2-light wooden
mullion and transom windows with leaded lights and 6/6 sash. Central moulded
stone doorway and 6-panelled door up 3 stone steps. On left end a 6/6 sash,
2-light mullion and transom window over, and 2-light casement in attic. Extending
to rear and left a C19 1 storey wing. Inside are stone flags and a stone
bolection moulded fireplace in the hall, a contemporary staircase with turned
balusters, 2 bolection moulded pine fireplaces and an inglenook. One of the
fireplaces has probably early C18 paintwork : red marbling, now worn, and
small panels of plants and birds in gold. Over the doorway is a stone tablet
inscribed with 'G' over 'I.M. Anno Domi 1709', probably for John and Mary
Goodman. V.C.H., Vol. V.

Listing NGR: SP7995092793

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