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Hall Farmhouse, Cotes

Description: Hall Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 15 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 189291

OS Grid Reference: SK5545520870
OS Grid Coordinates: 455455, 320870
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7826, -1.1792

Location: 10 Stanford Lane, Cotes, Leicestershire LE12 5TW

Locality: Cotes
Local Authority: Charnwood Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE12 5TW

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Listing Text

1/33 Hall Farmhouse


Farmhouse with facade of mid C18, modified later, but concealing earlier core.
T. plan, 2 storeys. Brick with rubble plinth chamfered to main facade, pantiled'
roof. Main facade has central door in gable porch backing onto stack, renewed
windows with cambered heads, and to right, a pent roofed projection for the
staircase. The gabled wing has various brick stacks and has been extended
further to NE in C19. Internally, it is clear that this wing forms the earliest
part of the house (early C17) with substantial remains of timber framing visible
in 1st floor partition walls: collar beams with arch bracing and vertical
studding. Wall plate visible in SE wall. Interior gable of main range also
timbered. A ground floor room in the wing has a well-beamed ceiling and
bressumer for inglenook, both with run-out chamfers, and there is a small room
with close-spaced and roughly shaped timber beams. An upper room in the main
range also contains a large ceiling beam with run-out chamfer. Adjoining
the house to the rear is a pump with wood case and decorated leadwork to spout,
inscribed W.H. 1777'.

Listing NGR: SK5545520870

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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