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Chester House

A Grade II Listed Building in Waltham on the Wolds, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.8148 / 52°48'53"N

Longitude: -0.8137 / 0°48'49"W

OS Eastings: 480052

OS Northings: 324802

OS Grid: SK800248

Mapcode National: GBR CPQ.K2Y

Mapcode Global: WHFJV.GHRY

Entry Name: Chester House

Listing Date: 11 September 1979

Last Amended: 26 February 1992

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1074974

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190357

Location: Waltham on the Wolds and Thorpe Arnold, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Waltham on the Wolds and Thorpe Arnold

Built-Up Area: Waltham on the Wolds

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Waltham-on-the-Wolds

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

In the entry for

(west side)
26/429 Chester House (formerly listed
11.9.79 as Melton Road Farmhouse)


The address shall be amended to read

(west side)
26/429 Chester House (No 26) (formerly
11.9.79 listed as Melton Road Farmhouse)



(West side)
SK 8024 Chester House (formerly
26/429 listed as Melton Road
11.9.79 Farmhouse).


House, formerly farmhouse. Mid-late C18, altered C19 and C20. Coursed
squared limestone, slate roof, brick end stacks. L-plan. 2-storey, 3-
window range.
Central 4-panel, part-glazed door with flat-arched head, key block and
large-boarded gabled hood on brackets. Horned sash windows to ground floor
with flat-arched heads and key blocks. 3-light windows to 1st floor left
and right with central sliding light to 2-light casement window to 1st floor
centre, all with similar heads. Ogee-arched foot-scraper niche to left of
Single-storey extension to left with pantile roof with casement and
paired sash windows with wood lintels. Full-height wing to rear right with
casement windows. Interior has stop-chamfered spine beams.

Listing NGR: SK8005224802

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

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