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Latitude: 52.8086 / 52°48'30"N
Longitude: -0.9397 / 0°56'23"W
OS Eastings: 471567
OS Northings: 323974
OS Grid: SK715239
Mapcode National: GBR BN7.WRZ
Mapcode Global: WHFJS.JNQQ
Entry Name: Little Belvoir
Listing Date: 14 July 1953
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1075139
English Heritage Legacy ID: 189941
Location: Ab Kettleby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14
Civil Parish: Ab Kettleby
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Wartnaby
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
THIRTY SECOND LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST
COMPILED UNDER SECTION 1 OF PLANNING (LISTED BUILDINGS AND CONSERVATION AREAS)
SK 72 SW AB KEKETTLEBY Little Belvoir
Country house. Built 1839 for Thomas Johnson, enlarged mid C19 and
Cement-rendered to imitate masonry, hipped slate roof, rendered internal
stacks. L-plan. 2 storeys, except for 3-storey, hexagonal angle turret to
right, formerly porch, with Tudor-arched head and hood mould to former
doorway, now window, one-light windows with arched heads to lights, and hood
moulds, mock machicolations and battlements.
The body of the house has 2- and 3-light windows with wood mullions, arched
heads to lights and hood moulds. Double string course at 1st floor level,
string to base of battlemented parapet and bartizan to right angle of garden
Interior not inspected.
Originally known as Wartnaby House or Castle.
Buildings of England, Leics, 1984 p419.
Listing NGR: SK7156723974
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