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Manor House, Peckleton

Description: Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 November 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 188207

OS Grid Reference: SK4679200681
OS Grid Coordinates: 446792, 300681
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6019, -1.3105

Location: Church Road, Peckleton, Leicestershire LE9 7RJ

Locality: Peckleton
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 7RJ

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Listing Text


7/75 Manor House (formerly
listed as Manor Farmhouse)


House on a moated site. Dated 1787 with some possibly earlier work
inside and to the rear. Red brick with Swithland slate roof and brick
end stacks. 3 storeys with stuccoed plinth; rusticated quoins and
first and second floor sill-bands; modillion cornice to low parapet.
Regular 3-window front; glazing bar sashes in open boxes. Those on
ground and first floors with gauged segmental heads to outer bays, the
gauging rising from horizontal at either side, and chamfered hoods with
anthemion decoration in frieze. Slightly narrower central window on
second floor with architrave surround with fluted frieze and shallow
entablature hood over. Central 6-panelled door in round-arched reveals
with fanlight and Doric half columns supporting a triangular pediment
above a fluted frieze with patera decoration. Dated RN/1787 on brick
on left hand return front. Interior: 3-flight square open well
staircase with stick balusters, square newel posts and closed string,
rising through 2 storeys.

Listing NGR: SK4679200681

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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