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The Manor House and Boundary Wall and Gate Piers, Wigston

Description: The Manor House and Boundary Wall and Gate Piers

Grade: II
Date Listed: 1 October 1953
English Heritage Building ID: 187580

OS Grid Reference: SP6040198566
OS Grid Coordinates: 460401, 298566
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5816, -1.1100

Location: Gas Lane, Oadby, Leicestershire LE18 2GG

Locality: Wigston
Local Authority: Oadby and Wigston Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE18 2GG

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Listing Text

SP69 NW (west side)

4/33 The Manor House & Boundary wall
and Gate Piers ( formerly listed
1.10.53 as "Manor House")


House. Late C18. Brick with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeyed, 3 bays with central
6 panelled door with traceried fanlight in canopy with console. Flanking windows
are 3 light casements with transoms on each floor, 2 lights over the door. Gable
end stacks. Lower rear wing is an early C20 addition in a vernacular revival idiom.
Brick with Swithland slate roof with overhanging eaves and steeply arched heads
with keystones to wood mullioned and transomed windows. Dormers above. Moulded
stringcourses. These additions also include a wide canted bay window in the north
gable of the house with Venetian window over. Lean-to rear extension contains
recessed door and window and is cut by an expressed chimney.

Listing NGR: SP6040198566

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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