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Description: Manor Farm
Date Listed: 7 December 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 191378
OS Grid Reference: SP7066287431
OS Grid Coordinates: 470662, 287431
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4802, -0.9610
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LUBENHAM THE GREEN
SP 7087-7187 (east side)
7/51 No 11, Manor Farm
(formerly listed as
7.12.66 Manor Farm)
House with barn attached. Early C18, early C19, C20. Brick with ashlared stone
dressings. C20 plain tile roof with ashlar coped gables with kneelers, and 2
brick gable stacks. West front: 2 storeys with attic, 5 bays. Brick plinth with
chamfered ashlar set-off. Painted ashlar first floor band. Moulded and painted
ashlar eaves cornice. Central doorway with C20 6-panel door with overlight. On
either side, 2 glazing bar sashes. Above, 5 glazing bar sashes. All openings
have gauged brick flat arches with painted ashlar keystones, those above
narrower. All windows retain early C18 sashes with thick glazing bars. Above
again, three C20 hipped roof dormers, each with a 2-light casement. Attached
barn to north. Brick. Shallow-pitched hipped roof with graded Swithland slates.
Single front wall stack and another on rear wall. Dentilled brick eaves cornice.
West front: 2 storeys, 6 irregular bays. To right,a round arched doorway with
plank door, with to left, a glazing bar sash. Beyond, 2 blind windows, a blind
doorway, and another blind window. Above, a small margin light sash with to left,
a glazing bar sash, followed by 2 blind windows. Then a loft doorway with plank
door, and a blind window beyond. All openings and blinds have cambered arches,
except the left doorway.
Listing NGR: SP7066287431
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Source: English Heritage
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