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Manor Farm Cottages

A Grade II Listed Building in Sheepy, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6195 / 52°37'10"N

Longitude: -1.4605 / 1°27'37"W

OS Eastings: 436620

OS Northings: 302556

OS Grid: SK366025

Mapcode National: GBR 6JK.PLJ

Mapcode Global: WHDJC.JFR4

Entry Name: Manor Farm Cottages

Listing Date: 7 November 1966

Last Amended: 13 October 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074281

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188100

Location: Sheepy, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Sheepy

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

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Listing Text

SHEEPY
SK30 SE WELLSBOROUGH ROAD,
WELLSBOROUGH (South side)

4/104 Manor Farm Cottages
(Formely listed as Manor Farm Cottages,
7.11.66 Bosworth Road, (2 dwellings,

II


Pair of cottages, probably formerly a single dwelling. Late medieval (C15 to
C16) and later. Partly timber framed, part limestone rubble, part brick.
Plain tiled roof. 2 storeyed. The range divides into 3 sections: left
hand part of 2 units seems largely an early C20 rebuild in brick, with jettied
upper floor: gabled porch to right, pair of 2 light casement windows to
left. Central section is a blank rubble wall, and beyond this a recessed
short section of brickwork. Right hand part is jettied, and some exposed
timber framing, an ornate criss-cross of struts, with post and rail is visible
in one corner. The wall plate oversails the brick section and continues into
the limestone rubble. Low projecting gable to right, and small window
beyond. Doorway inside gable. Gable and axial stacks.


Listing NGR: SK3662002556

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

Other nearby listed buildings

  • II Temple Hall
    Sheepy, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13
  • II Temple Mill
    Sheepy, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV13

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