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Quenby Lodge Farmhouse, Hungarton

Description: Quenby Lodge Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 December 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 190704

OS Grid Reference: SK7032107611
OS Grid Coordinates: 470321, 307611
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6617, -0.9617

Location: 269 Cold Newton Road, Leicester LE7 9JE

Locality: Hungarton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE7 9JE

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Listing Text


3/42 Quenby Lodge Farmhouse


House. Dated 1775. Red brick and buff brick, chequer pattern, with rubble
stone plinth and Welsh and Swithland slate roof, with parapet in part. Brick
end stacks. Main facade faces rear. 2 storeys of 3 windows : to either side
on both floors a 2-light with top lights : gauged brick cambered lintels with
keystones. A Venetian window in the slightly projecting central section is
of 3-lights : the stone lintels over the side lights are carved with capitals;
the central rounded brick arch has a keystone. Below is a moulded stone doorcase
with pilasters and pediment. Part-glazed door. This facade has a painted
wooden bracketted cornice which is also the parapet. There is a pediment
with similar cornice over the central section. In the tympanum a partly openwork
stone cartouche with carved coat of arms in centre. A 2 storey wing on either
end of facade. In the doorcase tympanum is carved the date 1775. Pevsner.

Listing NGR: SK7032107611

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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