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Waterfall House and Wall Bordering Medbourne Brook, Medbourne

Description: Waterfall House and Wall Bordering Medbourne Brook

Grade: II
Date Listed: 26 April 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 191002

OS Grid Reference: SP7989493026
OS Grid Coordinates: 479894, 293026
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5293, -0.8237

Location: 1 Hallaton Road, Medbourne, Leicestershire LE16 8EE

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

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Listing Text


SP 7992/SP 7993 WATERFALL WAY (East Side)

10 8/99 Waterfall House and Wall bordering
Medbourne Brook


Cottage. C17, raised ½ storey and dated 1883. Wall.c1800. Coursed rubble
stone with quoins, red brick rear 1st floor, and Welsh slate roof with brick
ridge and end stacks. Stone coped left gable. Gable facing, front to right.
2 storeys of 3 2-light casements with top lights and brick cambered lintels.
On ground floor 3 3-light casements with wooden lintels. On left facing gable
a door, small C20 bow window, and 1-light over. Extending from right end
a garden wall (outhouse behind) with 3-light casement, loop hole and door.
Chamfered beams and principal rafters, probably of original cottage, inside.
Tablet in facing gable inscribed 'T.P. 1883'. The wall is of coursed rubble
stone with red brick upper part in small section. Concrete coped and cl½
- 2m high. It extends to the right from the end of the garden wall with outhouse
behind, along the bank of Medbourne Brook to Manor Farmhouse (q.v.), bordering
the gardens of Waterfall House, Bentley's Yard (not listed), and Saddler's
Cottage (q.v.), both also in Waterfall Way.

Listing NGR: SP7989493026

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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