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The Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Braunstone, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6194 / 52°37'9"N

Longitude: -1.1822 / 1°10'55"W

OS Eastings: 455460

OS Northings: 302720

OS Grid: SK554027

Mapcode National: GBR F4Q.2W

Mapcode Global: WHDJH.TF77

Entry Name: The Manor

Listing Date: 13 October 1952

Last Amended: 23 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074741

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188922

Location: Braunstone, Blaby, Leicestershire, LE3

County: Leicestershire

District: Blaby

Civil Parish: Braunstone

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Braunstone Town St Crispin with Thorpe Astley

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 50 SE
5/2 No 252 (The Manor)
(formerly listed as No 252
13.10.52 (Manor Farm House)


House. Probably early C17, but dated 16 WPM 89 on timber rail in right bay.
C19 and C20 alterations, mid C19 extension to rear. Timber-frame with narrow
brick nogging, much herringbone; ground floor walls and rear bay of cross-wing
to left are rebuilt in brick C19 and C20; Swithland slate roof; C19 brick chimney
with pair of square shafts to left side. L-plan, the right bay on smaller scale
than left wing. 2 storeys, attic and cellar. Left wing projects and is gabled
to front. Gable end has upper storey, jettied on brackets over canted bay window
with sashes and cellar opening, and 3-pane sash to first floor. Lower bay set
back to right has horizontal sliding sash to first floor, and flush-panelled
top-lit door below in wooden reveals and architrave frame. Right gable has
horizontal sliding sashes to ground floor and attic, single casement to first
floor, and stump of rebuilt chimney. C19 brick wing to rear with Welsh slate
roof, set of 4 linked chimney shafts, and one bay of 3-light horizontal sashes.
Interior has stop-chamfered ceiling beams and re-used staircase with C17 turned

Listing NGR: SK5546002720

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

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