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Bridge Dale Farmhouse, Medbourne

Description: Bridge Dale Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 7 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 190980

OS Grid Reference: SP7996492817
OS Grid Coordinates: 479964, 292817
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5274, -0.8227

Location: 8 Brook Terrace, Medbourne, Leicestershire LE16 8DN

Locality: Medbourne
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE16 8DN

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Listing Text


SP 7992 BROOK TERRACE (South End)

10/77 No. 8 (Bridge Dale Farmhouse)


House. Dated 1709. Coursed squared stone with quoins and Welsh slate roof
with 2 moulded stone ridge stacks. Stone coped gables with kneelers. T plan,
staircase wing to rear. 2 storeys of 4 windows : 6/6 sash, 2 2-light wooden
mullion and transom windows with leaded lights and 6/6 sash. Central moulded
stone doorway and 6-panelled door up 3 stone steps. On left end a 6/6 sash,
2-light mullion and transom window over, and 2-light casement in attic. Extending
to rear and left a C19 1 storey wing. Inside are stone flags and a stone
bolection moulded fireplace in the hall, a contemporary staircase with turned
balusters, 2 bolection moulded pine fireplaces and an inglenook. One of the
fireplaces has probably early C18 paintwork : red marbling, now worn, and
small panels of plants and birds in gold. Over the doorway is a stone tablet
inscribed with 'G' over 'I.M. Anno Domi 1709', probably for John and Mary
Goodman. V.C.H., Vol. V.

Listing NGR: SP7996492817

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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