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Manor Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall

A Grade II Listed Building in Willoughby Waterleys, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5254 / 52°31'31"N

Longitude: -1.1548 / 1°9'17"W

OS Eastings: 457442

OS Northings: 292278

OS Grid: SP574922

Mapcode National: GBR 8NS.NVR

Mapcode Global: VHCT0.XSWF

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse and Attached Garden Wall

Listing Date: 11 January 1955

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360730

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191212

Location: Willoughby Waterleys, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Willoughby Waterleys

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Willoughby Waterleys St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

4/64 Manor Farmhouse and attached
garden wall

House. Dated on a brick, 1693. Brick with Swithland slate roof. 5 bays, 2
storeys raised on a basement. The central doorway is reached by a flight of
stone steps and has a Gibbs-type architrave, beneath a C19 elaborately
latticed wood porch. The door itself is also C19, and has ogival upper
lights. Flanking sash windows with splayed gauged brick heads are of 20
lights with thick astragals. Basement windows are casements in rendered
surrounds. Fine modillion eaves cornice. Brick coped gables, corbelled out.
Gable end stacks are ornamented with four tiers of projecting bosses. Garden
wall is attached to the house at each angle. C18. Brick with buttresses and
stone copings. Gate piers are capped by slender flaming urns. The wall
continues to enclose a garden to the left of the house.

Listing NGR: SP5744292278

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

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