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Smisby Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Ashby-de-la-Zouch, Derbyshire

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Latitude: 52.7683 / 52°46'5"N

Longitude: -1.4866 / 1°29'11"W

OS Eastings: 434734

OS Northings: 319092

OS Grid: SK347190

Mapcode National: GBR 6GS.GYW

Mapcode Global: WHDHL.4PB3

Plus Code: 9C4WQG97+88

Entry Name: Smisby Manor

Listing Date: 2 September 1952

Last Amended: 6 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1281730

English Heritage Legacy ID: 82872

Location: Smisby, South Derbyshire, Derbyshire, LE65

County: Derbyshire

District: South Derbyshire

Civil Parish: Smisby

Traditional County: Derbyshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Derbyshire

Church of England Parish: Smisby St James

Church of England Diocese: Derby

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This list entry was subject to a Minor Amendment on 24/03/2015

SK 31 NW

Smisby Manor

(Formerly listed as Manor Farmhouse, previously listed as Old Manor House)


Farmhouse. C16, C17, altered C19 and C20. Coursed squared
sandstone and red brick. Plain tile roofs. Two brick ridge
stacks and one between gables. Chamfered plinth. Two and three
storeys. South elevation of seven irregular bays. Tall
twin-gabled centre part has two glazing bar sashes to the ground
floor, two wooden cross windows above, two 2-light casements
above again and blocked single lights in the gables. All
windows set in remains of recessed and chamfered surrounds. To
the right, set back, is an extruded bay with small single light
window. To the right is another similar window and French doors
with gothic glazing. Long range set back to the left with
central ridge stack. C19 open porch in the angle with
four-centred arches on two sides. Part-glazed door. To the
left are two 3-light C20 casements. To the left again a C20
2-light casement at half height. First floor has two 2-light
and a C20 3-light casement, set under shallow eyebrow dormers.
Twin gabled east elevation has wooden cross windows to ground
floor, 2-light casements to first floor and two blocked single
lights to the gables. All with chamfered surrounds. Interior
not inspected but said to have been extensively modernised,
retaining some exposed beams and on the top floor a four-centred
arched chimneypiece with moulded surround and C18 hobgrate.

Listing NGR: SK3473419092

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