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Orton House Farmhouse, Twycross

Description: Orton House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 188252

OS Grid Reference: SK3136905908
OS Grid Coordinates: 431369, 305908
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6500, -1.5378

Location: Orton Hill, Twycross, Leicestershire CV9 3NR

Locality: Twycross
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: CV9 3NR

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Listing Text


1/115 Little Orton

Orton House Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Late C18. Red brick (Flemish bond) and slate roof with
brick end stacks. T-shaped plan. 3 storeys with storey bands and
dentilled eaves; reduced proportions to second floor. Regular 5-window
front, the centre bay narrower; glazing bar sash to first floor centre;
otherwise C19 casements within C18 openings with gauged brick heads,
very slightly arched. 2 stone steps up to a central 5-panel door with
raised panels, pilastered and pedimented door case and a fanlight with
webbed radiating glazing bars.

Listing NGR: SK3136905908

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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