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Halstead House and Outbuilding, Tilton

Description: Halstead House and Outbuilding

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 January 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 190651

OS Grid Reference: SK7535605831
OS Grid Coordinates: 475356, 305831
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6450, -0.8877

Location: Tilton, Leicestershire LE7 9DJ

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

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Listing Text

SK 70 NE OAKHAM ROAD (North Side)

2/123 Halstead House and Outbuilding


Large Farmhouse. Late C18 or early C19. Coursed ironstone rubble with Welsh
slate roof. 3 storeyed, symmetrical facade of 3 bays with central door with
decorative fanlight recessed in a reeded wood architrave, with stone voussoirs
above. 12-light sash windows with voussoirs to ground and first floors. 2-light
casements with flat timber lintels to attic. Coped gables, brick gable end
stacks. Rear wing with one 12-light sash window with voussoirs to each floor
and 2-light casement window in attic. Additional blocked window or doorway
to ground floor. Beyond this wing, an additional lower wing, with wide 6-light
sash window with flat timber lintel to ground floor, and 4-light window above.
Gable end stack. Roofed cart entry beyond, then an outbuilding, possibly stable
with hay loft above. Doorway with cambered stone head in gable wall opens
onto flight of stone steps to first floor, and north east elevation contains
2 wide doorways to left and a door with cambered stone head beyond. 2 wide
doors to hay loft above beneath dormer gables with thin timbering, and blue
brick sloping sills.

Listing NGR: SK7535605831

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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