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The Manor House and Boundary Wall and Gate Piers

A Grade II Listed Building in Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5816 / 52°34'53"N

Longitude: -1.11 / 1°6'36"W

OS Eastings: 460401

OS Northings: 298566

OS Grid: SP604985

Mapcode National: GBR 9PL.267

Mapcode Global: WHDJQ.XCLR

Entry Name: The Manor House and Boundary Wall and Gate Piers

Listing Date: 1 October 1953

Last Amended: 26 June 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1073661

English Heritage Legacy ID: 187580

Location: Oadby and Wigston, Leicestershire, LE18

County: Leicestershire

District: Oadby and Wigston

Town: Oadby and Wigston

Electoral Ward/Division: Wigston All Saints

Built-Up Area: Leicester

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Wigston Magna All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

WIGSTON NEWGATE END
SP69 NW (west side)

4/33 The Manor House & Boundary wall
and Gate Piers ( formerly listed
1.10.53 as "Manor House")

GV II

House. Late C18. Brick with Welsh slate roof. 3 storeyed, 3 bays with central
6 panelled door with traceried fanlight in canopy with console. Flanking windows
are 3 light casements with transoms on each floor, 2 lights over the door. Gable
end stacks. Lower rear wing is an early C20 addition in a vernacular revival idiom.
Brick with Swithland slate roof with overhanging eaves and steeply arched heads
with keystones to wood mullioned and transomed windows. Dormers above. Moulded
stringcourses. These additions also include a wide canted bay window in the north
gable of the house with Venetian window over. Lean-to rear extension contains
recessed door and window and is cut by an expressed chimney.


Listing NGR: SP6040198566

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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