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Donisthorpe Hall, Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe

Description: Donisthorpe Hall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 November 1965
English Heritage Building ID: 187943

OS Grid Reference: SK3153013566
OS Grid Coordinates: 431530, 313566
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7188, -1.5346

Location: 1 Hall Lane, Donisthorpe DE12 7PZ

Locality: Oakthorpe and Donisthorpe
Local Authority: North West Leicestershire District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: DE12 7PZ

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Listing Text

SK 31 SW
4/51 Donisthorpe Hall
(Previously listed as
24.11.65 II
House of early C18. Red brick and twin span slate roof with linked ridge
ends. Stone coped gables and moulded stone cornice. 2 brick end stacks,
left hand projecting. 2 storeys end attic. 5 9/6 sashes to let floor,
2 paired 9/9 sashes below: cambered brick lintels. Central early C2O
Tudor style porch with stone dressings, arched doorway, and 1-light each
side. On left end a tall attic casement either side of stack. On right
end a small outshut, same date end style as porch, with 1-light to front
end containing hall fireplace. 2 attic 8/8 sashes, cambered lintels.
To right, set back, a lower early C18 2 storey wing of 3 9/9 sashes, red
brick with plain tiled gambrel roof and rebuilt large central ridge stack.
A contemporary outshut beyond this. Rear with additional basement, 4
9/6 sashes over 4/4 sashes and 2 casements underneath. Left window tall
with C20 glazed door below. On wing 4 6/6 sashes over 2 renewed
tripartite sashes and 2-light casement. Interior: C18 oak staircase
with turned balusters and rear left room with C18 oak panelling of 2
fielded panels per bay, now painted.

Listing NGR: SK3153013566

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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