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Manor Farmhouse, Desford

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 January 1981
English Heritage Building ID: 188514

OS Grid Reference: SK4797603413
OS Grid Coordinates: 447976, 303413
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6264, -1.2927

Location: High Street, Desford, Leicestershire LE9 9JF

Locality: Desford
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 9JF

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Listing Text

SK 40 SE
(North side)
6/10 No 53
(Manor Farmhouse)


House. Late C18 with C20 alterations. Red brick in Flemish bond with rubbed
brick dressings, brick modillioned cornice and slate roof with reduced gable
stacks. L-plan. 3-storey 3-bay front with centre arched recess through three
storeys. Central 6-panelled door with traceried radial fanlight in semicircular
headed opening, flanked by single C20 3-light casements. To first floor a
similar 2-light casement is flanked by matching 3-light ones. To second floor a
central lunette with intersecting glazing bars is flanked by smaller 3-light
glazing bar casements. Lower 2-storey rear wing at right angles to the main

Listing NGR: SK4797603413

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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