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The Walnuts, Arnesby

Description: The Walnuts

Grade: II
Date Listed: 18 March 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 191233

OS Grid Reference: SP6169792250
OS Grid Coordinates: 461697, 292250
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5246, -1.0921

Location: St Peters Road, Arnesby, Leicestershire LE8 5WJ

Locality: Arnesby
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE8 5WJ

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Listing Text


1/11 The Walnuts


House. Late C16. Timber frame with brick panel infill and Welsh slate roof. 2
storeyed, main range and cross wing, with doorway central in main range which
is of 4 unevenly sized bays. The left-hand bay projects very slightly and is
divided by 2 horizontal rails one of which is moulded. It contains a 3-light
casement window on each floor. 3-light casement window to right of doorway then
the projecting gabled wing, with casement windows. Timber frame is of post and
truss construction, with continuous vertical posts in the main range, where
there is now no sill. Sill beam of wing rests on boulder course and there is
arch bracing and a middle rail interrupting the vertical posts. Arch bracing
also in the 4 bay side elevation of the wing.

Listing NGR: SP6169792250

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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