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The Manor Farmhouse, Burton Overy

Description: The Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 January 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 191024

OS Grid Reference: SP6768498014
OS Grid Coordinates: 467684, 298014
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5757, -1.0026

Location: 4 Back Lane, Burton Overy, Leicestershire LE8 9DE

Locality: Burton Overy
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 9DE

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Listing Text

BACK LANE (West Side)
3/2 The Manor Farmhouse
House. Dated 1650 with C18 additions. Timber framed 1st floor faced with red
brick, and coursed rubble stone ground floor. Welsh slate roof with left
centre moulded stone ridge stack. 2 1/2 storeys of 2 centre-opening 3-light
casements over wooden doorcase with door and flat bracketted canopy (2 iron
supports), 3-light wooden mullion and transom window and 5-light canted bay.
Canted 4-light bay, 3-light casement and attic 1-light on left end and l 1/2
storey wing to rear. Inside are beams with stopped chamfers, C18 oak
staircase with turned balusters, wide floor boards, 4-centred arched
fireplace, and moulded beam inscribed 'R.F.A. 1650 W.M.' for Robert and Anne
Freeman. V.C.H., Vol. V.

Listing NGR: SP6768498014

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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