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Ivy House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Long Whatton, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.8078 / 52°48'27"N

Longitude: -1.2937 / 1°17'37"W

OS Eastings: 447706

OS Northings: 323590

OS Grid: SK477235

Mapcode National: GBR 7HS.XCC

Mapcode Global: WHDHH.3P6C

Entry Name: Ivy House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 December 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1064269

English Heritage Legacy ID: 358240

Location: Long Whatton and Diseworth, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE12

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Long Whatton and Diseworth

Built-Up Area: Long Whatton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Long Whatton All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

LONG WHATTON MAIN STREET
SK 4723
13/193 No 22 (Ivy House Farm-
house)
7.12.62
GV II

House. Late C17 with C19 casements. Red brick with irregular vitreous headers,
all laid in English bond. Rubble stone plinth with chamfered coping, flush
dressed stone quoins, and gable copings. Swithland slate roof. 2 rebuilt brick
chimneys with pairs of square shafts linked by off-set tops. Double pile. 2
storeys, attic and cellar. 2 gabled bays to front. Horizontal sliding sashes
with wooden glazing bars and high segmental header arches over brick tympana.
Ground and first floors have 3-light windows; 2-light windows to attics in
gables and to central staircase. C20 single light inserted to ground floor
right. 2 cellar windows in chamfered stone surrounds to left bay. Return walls
have single lights, some blocked, near front corners. To right is a 2-storey
extension with later outshot to front and C20 porch to rear. South front of
house has 2-bays of 3-light barred wooden casements with segmental heads, a
large horizontal 2-light sash to first floor right, and a central flush-panelled
door with small single light above. Interior has large rooms on south side with
ovolo-moulded spine beams, one room also with ovolo-moulded fireplace lintel.
Smaller north rooms with simpler beams flank central staircase which retains
original newel posts and some splat balusters on flight to attic. Heavy stud
partitions divide north and south rooms. Original roof with trenched double
purlins, high collars and some wind-braces.


Listing NGR: SK4770623590

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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