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Cheseldyne House

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerby, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.6905 / 52°41'25"N

Longitude: -0.881 / 0°52'51"W

OS Eastings: 475731

OS Northings: 310896

OS Grid: SK757108

Mapcode National: GBR BPW.63Y

Mapcode Global: WHFKD.FMQS

Entry Name: Cheseldyne House

Listing Date: 1 January 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1360849

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189877

Location: Somerby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

Civil Parish: Somerby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Burrough-on-the Hill St Mary the Virgin (The Borrough Hill Parishes)

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


Burrough on the Hill
(west side)
18/120 Cheseldyne House

Farmhouse, now a house. Mid C17, the centre rebuilt c.1700, with
C19 alterations and left gable rebuilt late C20. Coursed and
squared ironstone and brick with limestone ashlar dressings and
slate roofs. First floor band, single coped gable. Single stone
gable stack, single brick ridge and gable stacks. 2 storeys, 5
bays. H-plan. East front has recessed centre with, to right,
early C19 ashlar doorcase with moulded hood on brackets and 6
panel door. To its left, 2 C20 cross casements. To its right, a
small C20 casement. Above, 2 similar cross casements and beyond,
to right, a small plain sash. These windows have plain stone
architraves. Left gable has a 3 light C20 casement and above, a
similar smaller casement. Right gable has a 2 light mullioned
cellar opening with moulded surround. Above it, and above
again, a C19 2 light casement with a wooden lintel. Rear has
mainly late C19 and C20 fenestration. Return angle, to left, has
remains of a mullioned casement. North end has to left, a 3
light mullioned casement with hood mould, and to right a C20
French window with flanking lights. Above, 2 C19 casements.
South end has to left, a lean-to addition, and to right, the
remains of a mullioned casement. Above, a C19 and C20 casement.

Listing NGR: SK7573110896

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

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