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Manor Farmhouse, Tilton

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 190646

OS Grid Reference: SK7431305511
OS Grid Coordinates: 474313, 305511
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6423, -0.9032

Location: Main Street, Tilton, Leicestershire LE7 9LF

Locality: Tilton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 9LF

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Listing Text


SK 70 NW MAIN STREET (West Side)

1/118 Manor Farmhouse
(Previously listed as Manor House)


Farmhouse. Late C17. Coursed ironstone rubble with later Welsh slate hipped
roof. 2 storeyed with attic. Main front (south) of 5 bays with central door
and 2 2-light mullioned and transomed windows, ovolo moulded, to each side.
Upper windows, while also mullioned and transomed are mare recent. 2 gabled
dormers above. East elevation of 3 bays with central door in modern porch,
with 2-light ovolo moulded mullioned overlight, and outer 2-light mullioned
and transomed windows, ovolo moulded. 2 blocked windows above and 2 more recent
mullioned and transomed lights. Hipped roof with 2 brick stacks. Lower wing
to north with inner doorway and 3-light casement window along side, 2-light
casement above, with flat timber lintels.

Interior has late C17 staircase with carved rail and newels and thick twisted
balusters. C18 Dado panelling in 2 front rooms and Cl8 doors throughout of
2 and 3 fine panels. Moulded stone fireplace, and massive inglenook.

Listing NGR: SK7431305511

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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