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Hall Farmhouse (Number 1) and Stone Outbuilding Adjoining to South, Waltham on the Wolds and Thorpe Arnold

Description: Hall Farmhouse (Number 1) and Stone Outbuilding Adjoining to South

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1979
English Heritage Building ID: 190344

OS Grid Reference: SK8028825233
OS Grid Coordinates: 480288, 325233
Latitude/Longitude: 52.8187, -0.8101

Location: Melton Road, Waltham, Leicestershire LE14 4AJ

Locality: Waltham on the Wolds and Thorpe Arnold
Local Authority: Melton Borough Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE14 4AJ

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Listing Text

In the entry for

(east side)
30/401 Hall Farmhouse and stone
11.9.79 outbuilding adjoining to south


The address shall be amended to read

(east side)
30/401 Hall Farmhouse (No 1) and Stone
11.9.79 outbuilding adjoining to south



(East side)
SK 8025 Hall Farmhouse and stone
30/401 outbuilding adjoining
11.9.79 outbulding adjoining
to South


Farmhouse. Mid-late C19.
Limestone ashlar, slate roof, stone end stacks with squared, paired stone
Central staircase plan.
Central bay breaks forward and has 4-panel part-glazed door with chamfered
stone surround in porch with ridged stone hood, supported by pierced stone
brackets on red sandstone shafts with moulded bases and carved limestone
1-light window above with pointed trefoiled head . Bay rises above eaves
and has stone-coped gable with kneelers, finial to apex and trefoil window
to gable.
Bay is flanked by tripartite sash windows to ground and 1st floors, those to
ground floor with basket-arched heads and stone divisions, those to 1st
floor have similar heads to outer windows but pointed arched head to central
sash. Hollow-chamfered stone eaves and stone-coped gables with kneelers.
Attached wall to right which has carriage arch to courtyard behind with
double-leaf doors and elliptical-arched stone head; stone-coped parapet
swept up above arch. Attached gabled single-storey outbuilding to far right
with lancet window and stone-coped gable with kneelers.
Interior not inspected.
Formerly part of Duke of Rutlands estate and similar to other important
estate farmhouses in villages.

Listing NGR: SK8028825233

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Source: English Heritage

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