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Castle Farmhouse, Kirby Muxloe

Description: Castle Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 February 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 188960

OS Grid Reference: SK5229804693
OS Grid Coordinates: 452298, 304693
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6375, -1.2286

Location: Main Street, Kirby Muxloe, Leicestershire LE9 2AP

Locality: Kirby Muxloe
Local Authority: Blaby District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE9 2AP

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Listing Text

SK 50 SW
4/38 Castle Farmhouse
Restaurant. Circa 1760-1770, altered and extended C19 and C20. Red brick, C20
interlocking tile roof, flanking brick chimneys with pairs of linked square
shafts. L-plan with extensions to rear wing, in rear angle and to right of front
wing. 2 storeys and attic, 3-bay front. Plinth, off-set band courses at first
and second floor levels, moulded brick eaves cornice with modillions, zig-zag
gable verges. Ground floor outer bays have C20 flat-roofed wooden, oriel windows
on brackets. First floor has C20 barred wooden casements with transoms, 3-light
flanking 2-light, all retaining original gauged brick heads. Large C20 flat-
roofed dormer to left. Central C20 half-glazed door with gabled wooden hood
on brackets. C20 single storey brick and slate extension to right is not of
special interest. Rear wing of original block is of 1 1/2 bays, with C20 fene-
stration similar to that of front. C20 door with gauged heads. C19 full-height
extension to far end. Further C20 extensions in rear angle.

Listing NGR: SK5229804693

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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