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Stepping Stone Farmhouse, Markfield

Description: Stepping Stone Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 March 1991
English Heritage Building ID: 188559

OS Grid Reference: SK4861609771
OS Grid Coordinates: 448616, 309771
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6835, -1.2823

Location: Forest Road, Markfield, Leicestershire LE67 9UN

Locality: Markfield
Local Authority: Hinckley and Bosworth Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE67 9UN

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Listing Text

SK 40 NE
3/57 Stepping Stone


Farmhouse. Mid C18 incorporating earlier fragments. Charnwood granite rubble,
and red brick with a slate roof. A single ridge and a single gable stack.
Red brick gables, raised coped gables and kneelers. Red brick quoins to left.
2 storey. Entrance front, 4 bays with off-centre doorway, with C20 wooden porch.
Eitherside are single 3 light casements, with a further similar casement
beyond to the right. Above 4 2-light casements, that over the doorway smaller.
INTERIOR, originally 3-bay cross passage plan. Chamfered spine beams with close
studded partitions. Very large rubble stack, probably from a much earlier house
on this site.

Listing NGR: SK4861609771

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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