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Acresford House

A Grade II Listed Building in Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7153 / 52°42'54"N

Longitude: -1.5585 / 1°33'30"W

OS Eastings: 429919

OS Northings: 313159

OS Grid: SK299131

Mapcode National: GBR 5FY.NT4

Mapcode Global: WHCGT.103Q

Entry Name: Acresford House

Listing Date: 24 November 1965

Last Amended: 20 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074341

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187938

Location: Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE12

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Donisthorpe St John the Evangelist

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 21 SE
3/46 Acresford House (formerly
listed with Mill House,
now united)
24.11.65 II
House of c1800. Red brick, Flemish bond, with brick eaves, painted stone
sill band to first floor, mostly flat gauged brick lintels and hipped C20 plain
tile roof. 2 symmetrical red brick ridge stacks. Concreted plinth,
2 storeys of 3 windows. 3/3 sashes above 6/6 with panelled shutters,
the central ground floor in round headed recess with blank arched head.
Round headed doorway to right of this with radiating fanlight. 1 storey
gabled extension on left end with 6/6 sash. Right end of 3 windows
with central projecting gable having brick dentilled pediment. This
projection has tripartite 2/2: 6/6: 2/2 sash below with wooden mullions and
cambered brick lintel, and blank doorways either side, and above a round
headed window breaking sill band. To left a 6/6 with 3/3 over and to
right an 8/8 with 6/6 over breaking sill band. Rear altered and rendered
with 2-light casements, C19 and C20 windows, porch and doors.

Listing NGR: SK2991913159

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

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