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Latitude: 52.6866 / 52°41'11"N
Longitude: -1.3665 / 1°21'59"W
OS Eastings: 442922
OS Northings: 310071
OS Grid: SK429100
Mapcode National: GBR 7K7.HBS
Mapcode Global: WHDJ0.ZQGQ
Entry Name: Pickering Grange Farmhouse
Listing Date: 22 October 1952
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1074369
English Heritage Legacy ID: 187794
Location: Ibstock, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, LE67
District: North West Leicestershire
Civil Parish: Ibstock
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Hugglescote St John Baptist
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SK 41 SW IBSTOCK ELLISTOWN TERRACE ROAD
22.10.52 Pickering Grange Farmhouse
Farmhouse in 2 distinct sections, the eastern most of the C19. The west
section C17 or earlier. Random bonded brickwork, with moulded plinth, half
on rubble plinth. 2 storeys, T or L plan, with blocked doorway slightly
off-centre of single unit cross range. 3-light casement windows (modern
replacements), with segmental heads to ground floor. Dentilled eaves cornice.
Timber frame exposed in both gables of cross range, a massive truss and panels
with brick infill. To east of cross range, a massive coursed rubbled chimney
stack with plinth, surviving from earlier house.
Site originally moated, and was the grange of the abbey of Garendon. Given
to the abbey in c. l140, it was leased to John Pickering in 1531.
Listing NGR: SK4292210071
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