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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wymondham, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.7604 / 52°45'37"N

Longitude: -0.7386 / 0°44'18"W

OS Eastings: 485220

OS Northings: 318828

OS Grid: SK852188

Mapcode National: GBR CQF.S4R

Mapcode Global: WHFK2.MWH7

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 14 July 1953

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075132

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189921

Location: Wymondham, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Wymondham

Built-Up Area: Wymondham

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Wymondham St Peter

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


(north side)
14/164 The Manor House

Manor house. Early C18 with C19 and C20 alterations and
additions. Coursed and squared ironstone and brick with
limestone ashlar dressings and Collyweston slate mansard roof.
Plinth, rusticated quoins, first floor band, cove moulded eaves,
large central arched brick stack. Square plan. 5 bay south
front, 2 storeys plus attics, has a central Doric columned porch,
with panelled frieze and dentillated cornice, plain keystoned
ashlar doorcase and half-glazed C19 door with overlight. Beyond
on each side, 2 glazing bar sashes and above, 5 glazing bar
sashes, all with projecting keystoned architraves. Above again,
3 hipped dormers, each with a 2 light casement. Beyond, to
right, a C19 lean-to addition. Beyond, to left, an early C20
stable range with ramped coped wall. Rear elevation has a
central C19 low pitched gabled porch with a 6 panelled door.
Above the porch, an overlight, flanked to right by a glazing bar
sash and to left by a blocked opening. Above, a central glazing
bar sash and above again, 3 C20 hipped dormers. Beyond to right,
an early C20 single storey stable range, 8 bays. Beyond to left,
a set back C19 lean-to addition with a casement and door, both
with segmental heads. To the left, a close boarded door. WEst
side has, to left, a glazing bar sash on each floor and above
again, a hipped dormer. East side has similar fenestration,

Listing NGR: SK8522018828

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

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