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Acresford House, Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe

Description: Acresford House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 187938

OS Grid Reference: SK2991913159
OS Grid Coordinates: 429919, 313159
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7153, -1.5585

Location: Measham Road, Oakthorpe, Leicestershire DE12 8AL

Locality: Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DE12 8AL

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Listing Text

SK 21 SE
3/46 Acresford House (formerly
listed with Mill House,
now united)
24.11.65 II
House of c1800. Red brick, Flemish bond, with brick eaves, painted stone
sill band to first floor, mostly flat gauged brick lintels and hipped C20 plain
tile roof. 2 symmetrical red brick ridge stacks. Concreted plinth,
2 storeys of 3 windows. 3/3 sashes above 6/6 with panelled shutters,
the central ground floor in round headed recess with blank arched head.
Round headed doorway to right of this with radiating fanlight. 1 storey
gabled extension on left end with 6/6 sash. Right end of 3 windows
with central projecting gable having brick dentilled pediment. This
projection has tripartite 2/2: 6/6: 2/2 sash below with wooden mullions and
cambered brick lintel, and blank doorways either side, and above a round
headed window breaking sill band. To left a 6/6 with 3/3 over and to
right an 8/8 with 6/6 over breaking sill band. Rear altered and rendered
with 2-light casements, C19 and C20 windows, porch and doors.

Listing NGR: SK2991913159

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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