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Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in King's Norton, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5979 / 52°35'52"N

Longitude: -0.9837 / 0°59'1"W

OS Eastings: 468932

OS Northings: 300496

OS Grid: SK689004

Mapcode National: GBR 9PK.43X

Mapcode Global: WHFKQ.VYRR

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 19 October 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1061719

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190730

Location: King's Norton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: King's Norton

Civil Parish/community: King's Norton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Gaulby Group

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

KING'S NORTON

SK 60 SE
5/68
19.10.51 Manor House

GV II*

House. Mid C17, altered later C17. Red brick with stone quoins and dressings.
and Welsh and Swithland slate roofs with brick end stacks, that on facing
gable projecting. Further projecting stack on right side facing Church.
Stone coped shouldered gables with kneelers. 3 ranges 1 storey to left,
2nd 2 storey span behind and cross wing on right which is the main range.
Gable of this range facing, main facade is rear gable. 2½ storeys and basement
of 2 6/6 sash windows in moulded stone frames with keystones. 2 similar windows
in gable, the left a 2-light casement, the right blocked. 2 basement windows,
the left blocked. To right of this, in coursed squared stone, the 2 storey
range of a blocked window and a 6/6 sash in stone frame. On ground floor
a wooden doorcase with fluted jambs and flat bracketted canopy. 6-panelled
door, the upper 4 panels glazed. To right a 3-light window with centre sash.
Brick ornamental end stack. The 1 storey range behind has C20 tile roof and
ridge stack. Side of wing facing Church has 2 1st floor 3-light stone mullion
and transom windows, with hood moulds. 2 2/2 sashes below. To right the
projecting stack with stone quoins, and further right a blocked window. The
facing gable on entrance side has a similar stack and a 2-light horizontal
sliding sash in gable. Inside is a fine later C17 oak well staircase, some
of the newels with open work diamonds on top and octagonal balls beneath,
others continuous. There are also moulded chamfered beams and 2- and 6-panelled
doors. Pevsner.


Listing NGR: SK6893200496

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