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Whitehouse Farmhouse, Peatling Magna

Description: Whitehouse Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 April 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 191199

OS Grid Reference: SP5953092664
OS Grid Coordinates: 459530, 292664
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5286, -1.1239

Location: School Lane, Peatling Magna, Leicestershire LE8 5US

Locality: Peatling Magna
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 5US

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Listing Text

4/50 Whitehouse Farmhouse

Farmhouse. Core of early C17. Extended and refronted C19. C17 parts are
of random granite rubble, the rest is brick. Renewed concrete tiled roof.
3 storeys, 4 bays. Backs onto street. The northern bay is distinct and
retains its C17 ovolo moulded mullion windows of 2 lights. The rest is
symmetrically arranged with central doorway in porch of the Tuscan order,
flanked by triple light sash windows and all contained in a parapet roofed
single storeyed extension of the late Cl9. Upper windows are 12-light sashes
with flat arched brick heads. Moulded brick eaves cornice. Gable and axial
stacks. In the rear wall 2 lower and 3 upper windows are C17 mullions with
flat hood moulds. One additional bay to south of less height, added in
C19. Inside, Jacobean dado panelling survives in the northern-most bay.

Listing NGR: SP5953092664

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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