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Latitude: 52.8078 / 52°48'27"N
Longitude: -1.2937 / 1°17'37"W
OS Eastings: 447706
OS Northings: 323590
OS Grid: SK477235
Mapcode National: GBR 7HS.XCC
Mapcode Global: WHDHH.3P6C
Entry Name: Ivy House Farmhouse
Listing Date: 7 December 1962
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1064269
English Heritage Legacy ID: 358240
Location: Long Whatton and Diseworth, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE12
District: North West Leicestershire
Civil Parish: Long Whatton and Diseworth
Built-Up Area: Long Whatton
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Long Whatton All Saints
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
LONG WHATTON MAIN STREET
13/193 No 22 (Ivy House Farm-
House. Late C17 with C19 casements. Red brick with irregular vitreous headers,
all laid in English bond. Rubble stone plinth with chamfered coping, flush
dressed stone quoins, and gable copings. Swithland slate roof. 2 rebuilt brick
chimneys with pairs of square shafts linked by off-set tops. Double pile. 2
storeys, attic and cellar. 2 gabled bays to front. Horizontal sliding sashes
with wooden glazing bars and high segmental header arches over brick tympana.
Ground and first floors have 3-light windows; 2-light windows to attics in
gables and to central staircase. C20 single light inserted to ground floor
right. 2 cellar windows in chamfered stone surrounds to left bay. Return walls
have single lights, some blocked, near front corners. To right is a 2-storey
extension with later outshot to front and C20 porch to rear. South front of
house has 2-bays of 3-light barred wooden casements with segmental heads, a
large horizontal 2-light sash to first floor right, and a central flush-panelled
door with small single light above. Interior has large rooms on south side with
ovolo-moulded spine beams, one room also with ovolo-moulded fireplace lintel.
Smaller north rooms with simpler beams flank central staircase which retains
original newel posts and some splat balusters on flight to attic. Heavy stud
partitions divide north and south rooms. Original roof with trenched double
purlins, high collars and some wind-braces.
Listing NGR: SK4770623590
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