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Lower Farm, Twycross

Description: Lower Farm

Grade: II
Date Listed: 10 August 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 188258

OS Grid Reference: SK3051503684
OS Grid Coordinates: 430515, 303684
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6301, -1.5506

Location: Pipe Lane, Twycross, Leicestershire CV9 3NE

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

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Listing Text


4/120 Orton-on-the-Hill

No. 9 (Lower Farm)


Farmhouse, now house. C17 with later alterations and additions.
Timber framed on stone plinth with painted brick infill panels and
painted brick additions; plain tile roof and painted brick ridge stacks
in centre and to right. Original building to the left; 2-bay end entry
plan. 2 storeys now but the roof was raised in the C19: 2 tiers of
rectangular panels and one surviving brace. Irregular fenestration;
casements; one to first floor left and one to ground floor left and
right of centre. Door to right. C19 extension to the right with 2
ground floor casements to left and centre and first floor casement to
right. C20 door to right. Interior: Cross-frames survive including
roof trusses; more exposed framing in rear wall.

Listing NGR: SK3051503684

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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