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The Old Hall The Old Hall Cottage, Kimcote and Walton

Description: The Old Hall The Old Hall Cottage

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1976
English Heritage Building ID: 191417

OS Grid Reference: SP5939986902
OS Grid Coordinates: 459399, 286902
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4768, -1.1269

Location: Hall Lane, Kimcote, Leicestershire LE17 5RP

Locality: Kimcote and Walton
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 5RP

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Listing Text

(south side)

1/12 The Old Hall and The
07/12/76 Old Hall Cottage

- II

House, now two dwellings. C16, C17, C20 alterations. Timber-
framing and brick, partly rendered. Steeply pitched plain tile
roof with 2 ridge stacks and 1 gable stack. 2 storeys, cellar
and attic. Medieval cellar said to be unrelated to the present
building , beneath centre bay. North front: 3 bays, left bay
clad in brick, centre and right bays rendered . From left to
right : a 2-light casement , then a 3-light casement .then a
single light window, then a doorway with C20 gabled hood on
brackets, and part-glazed door, followed by a 2-light casement.
Above from left to right: a 2-light mullion and transom casement,
then 2, small 2-light windows, then a 2-light casement. All C20
windows, with flat arches. East gable end wall has C20 porch and
casements, and shuttered access to attic.
INTERIOR: heavy main beams and joists, close studding. Re-used
early C17 dogleg staircase with closed string, turned balusters,
moulded newel with finial and moulded handrail. Earlier survey
description refers to roof having substantial collars, tie beams
and purlins, 1 truss with plastered infill and doorway.

Listing NGR: SP5939986902

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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