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Pickwell Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6939 / 52°41'37"N

Longitude: -0.8396 / 0°50'22"W

OS Eastings: 478522

OS Northings: 311319

OS Grid: SK785113

Mapcode National: GBR BPX.4K0

Mapcode Global: WHFKF.2KG5

Entry Name: Pickwell Manor House

Listing Date: 24 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189887

Location: Somerby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Somerby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Pickwell All Saints (Burrough Hill Parishes)

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


(south side)
10/130 Pickwell Manor


Small country house. C17, early and late C18 and early C19.
Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings and Collyweston
slate roof. Coped gables, chamfered plinth, first floor band, 3
gable and 3 lateral coped ashlar stacks. 2 storeys plus attics,
5 bays. South front has a central half glazed doorway with
traces of a former pedimented doorcase, flanked by single C19
canted bay windows each with 3 plain sashes. Above, 5 glazing
bar sashes and above again, 3 hipped dormers with 2 light
casements. To the left, a late C18 single bay addition. To the
right, a C20 summerhouse with flat roof. West entrance front has
an off-centre C19 gabled porch with recessed double door, flanked
by single 3 light mullioned windows. To the right, a gabled wing
with a squat Venetian window and above, a round headed plain
sash. Both these windows have fine ashlar surrounds with
keystoned heads. To the left, C19 additions with 2 three light
cross mullioned casements.

Listing NGR: SK7852211319

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

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