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Latitude: 52.6318 / 52°37'54"N
Longitude: -1.5523 / 1°33'8"W
OS Eastings: 430399
OS Northings: 303873
OS Grid: SK303038
Mapcode National: GBR 5GX.Y3S
Mapcode Global: WHCH6.432R
Entry Name: Church Farmhouse
Listing Date: 10 August 1989
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074220
English Heritage Legacy ID: 188250
Location: Twycross, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV9
District: Hinckley and Bosworth
Civil Parish: Twycross
Built-Up Area: Orton-on-the-Hill
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Sheepy with Ratcliffe Culey Sibson, Orton-on-the-Hill and Twycross
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 30 SW TWYCROSS THE GREEN
4/113 Orton on the Hill
Church Farmhouse (No 8)
Farmhouse, now house. C15/C16, the outer walls rebuilt in the C18/C19.
Timber framed core of cruck construction with outer walls of red brick;
thatched roof and brick ridge stack. 2-bay baffle-entry plan extended
to each end. One storey and attic. 3 window front; segment-headed
ground floor casements, and attic casements with eaves line of thatch
arched over them. C19 half-glazed door to the right with a C20
thatched porch and a fire window to the left of it. C19 single-bay
brick extension to the left with plain tile roof, and C20 single-bay
extension to the right with thatched roof. Interior: 3 full cruck
trusses defining two bays of the house. Spine beams with wide chamfers
and large open fireplaces with similar mantel beams.
Listing NGR: SK3039903873
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