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Old Manor Farmhouse, Buckminster

Description: Old Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 189780

OS Grid Reference: SK8895421843
OS Grid Coordinates: 488954, 321843
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7868, -0.6824

Location: Main Street, Buckminster, Leicestershire NG33 5RF

Locality: Buckminster
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: NG33 5RF

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Listing Text


(north side)
2/8 Old Manor Farmhouse


Farmhouse. c.1670, with mid C19 and mid C20 additions and
alterations. Coursed and squared limestone and brick with
limestone ashlar dressings and C20 pantile roof. Chamfered
plinth, 2 gable and single ridge brick stacks. 2 storeys plus
garrets, 5 bays. L-plan. South side has to right, a 3 bay front
with a slightly off-centre 3 light mullioned casement with flat
hood, flanked to left by a part-glazed C20 door, and to right by
a C20 glazing bar sash. Above the door, a small square fixed
light with wooden lintel. Beyond, to right, 2 three light
mullioned casements. Beyond, to left, C19 single storey service
wing with a paired glazing bar fixed light with wooden lintel,
flanked to left by a C20 casement. West end has 4 bay single
storey C20 addition. West gable has a 2 light mullioned casement
to the garret, with flat hood. East gable has, above, to right,
a mullioned casement. Interior has a mid C17 Tudor arched
moulded ashlar fireplace with late C18 basket grate, 2 bolection
moulded span beams, 2 fireplace bressummers with lozenge
patterns, and principal rafter roof with collars and single clasp
purlins. C19 winder stair with stick balusters.

Listing NGR: SK8895421843

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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