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Description: Ratcliffe Hall
Date Listed: 1 June 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 404858
OS Grid Reference: SK6313014186
OS Grid Coordinates: 463130, 314186
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7217, -1.0668
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RATCLIFFE ON THE WREAKE
SK 61 SW BROOME LANE (North Side)
1.6.66 No. 27 (Ratcliffe Hall)
Country house. Early C19, extended early C20. Red brick and Swithland slate
hipped roof with brick and stone ridge stacks. Painted moulded eaves cornice.
Wings project forward on either end. Similar painted cornices to pediments.
Two storeys of five windows with gauged brick lintels. On each wing a tripartite
2/2 : 6/6 : 2/2 sash to both floors, except lower left blank. Recessed central
section is spanned by one storey Doric columned porch with entablature and
balustrade. Three steps up. Within a 6/6 sash either side 2-leaved 6-panelled
door with elaborate fanlight. On first floor a 4/4 sash either side French
window with top lights. To right a one storey parapetted wing with tripartite
3/3 : 9/9 : 3/3 sash, French window and 12/12 sash. On left end the two storey
early C20 extension in similar style with two storey canted bay and mostly
6/6 sashes on return front. The rear garden front is similar with two 2 storey
canted bay, that to left projecting further forward. Mostly 6/6 sashes.
Listing NGR: SK6313014186
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Source: English Heritage
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