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Manor House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Marefield, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6643 / 52°39'51"N

Longitude: -0.8989 / 0°53'55"W

OS Eastings: 474566

OS Northings: 307971

OS Grid: SK745079

Mapcode National: GBR BQ1.TVS

Mapcode Global: WHFKL.5979

Entry Name: Manor House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 24 January 1985

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074869

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190602

Location: Marefield, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Marefield

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Tilton-on-the-Hill (Whatborough Parishes)

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


SK 70 NW MAIN STREET (South Side)

1/74 Manor House Farmhouse


House. Early C17. Coursed ironstone rubble, with Welsh slate roof. Two
storeys and attic, three unit plan with added C19 brick outshut on street
facade and original outshot staircase projection to rear. Oriented away from
street, the rear elevation contains one blocked door to right and a 3-light
casement with flat timber lintel on each floor. Eastern gable wall has tier
of windows, 4-light caveto moulded stone mullions to ground and first floors
with flat hoodmoulds, and a 2-light wood casement in attic. Rear elevation
has doorway to right with C19 brick arched head and C19 window to its left
with another later doorway beyond. Beyond that is the staircase projection
with a 3-light ovolo moulded stone mullioned window. Stone base to axial
stack and brick stacks on gables. Inside chamfered beams and at least part
of the original staircase surviving; simple newels with ball finials, and
a moulded rail. The turned balusters may be later insertions.

Listing NGR: SK7456607971

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

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