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Rose Farmhouse Tudor Lodge, Shawell

Description: Rose Farmhouse Tudor Lodge

Grade: II
Date Listed: 19 January 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 191452

OS Grid Reference: SP5434280143
OS Grid Coordinates: 454342, 280143
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4166, -1.2024

Location: Main Street, Shawell, Leicestershire LE17 6AG

Locality: Shawell
Local Authority: Harborough District Council
County: Leicestershire
Country: England
Postcode: LE17 6AG

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Listing Text

(west side)

3/40 Rose Farmhouse and Tudor
19/01/88 Lodge


Farmhouse, now 2 dwellings. C17 with late C17/early C18 wing and
later alterations. Timber-frame with red brick infill and red
brick and stone plinth in part. Plain tile roof, dark blue to
front and mostly red to rear with brick ridge and right end
stacks. L-plan, wing projecting forward on left. 2 storeys,
part with attic. Main range (Rose Farmhouse) is a 2-window range
of a 2-and 3-light casement over two 3-light casements with
cambered lintels. Central doorway with 4-panel door. Timber
frame replaced by brick. Lean-to right end with C20 window in
brick gable above. 2-light and 3-light casements to rear with
extension of 1 storey and attic. 2 bays of square panel framing
partly visible. Tudor Cottage to left is a cross-wing of
probably late C17/early C18 square-panel framing. Blank gable
faces with three 2-light C20 casements in wall to right. On left
end wall are door, French window, further 2-and 3-light casements
and small C20 extension. A 3-and a 1-light casement to rear.
INTERIOR: Rose Farmhouse has 2 open fireplaces, 1 inserted into
probable former framed smoke bay, the other with partly
dismantled hood. Some renewal to roof but trusses with angle
struts and some purlins remain. Tudor Cottage: chamfered beams,
old boards to 1st floor, and queen-post roof with clasped
principals and ridge piece. C18 brick stack visible in attic.

Listing NGR: SP5434280143

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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