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Manor Farm Cottages, Sheepy

Description: Manor Farm Cottages

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 188100

OS Grid Reference: SK3662002556
OS Grid Coordinates: 436620, 302556
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6195, -1.4605

Location: B585, Sheepy, Leicestershire CV13 6PA

Locality: Sheepy
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: CV13 6PA

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Listing Text


4/104 Manor Farm Cottages
(Formely listed as Manor Farm Cottages,
7.11.66 Bosworth Road, (2 dwellings,


Pair of cottages, probably formerly a single dwelling. Late medieval (C15 to
C16) and later. Partly timber framed, part limestone rubble, part brick.
Plain tiled roof. 2 storeyed. The range divides into 3 sections: left
hand part of 2 units seems largely an early C20 rebuild in brick, with jettied
upper floor: gabled porch to right, pair of 2 light casement windows to
left. Central section is a blank rubble wall, and beyond this a recessed
short section of brickwork. Right hand part is jettied, and some exposed
timber framing, an ornate criss-cross of struts, with post and rail is visible
in one corner. The wall plate oversails the brick section and continues into
the limestone rubble. Low projecting gable to right, and small window
beyond. Doorway inside gable. Gable and axial stacks.

Listing NGR: SK3662002556

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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