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Little Belvoir

A Grade II Listed Building in Ab Kettleby, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

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

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1075139

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189941

Location: Ab Kettleby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Ab Kettleby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Wartnaby

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


THIRTY SECOND LIST OF BUILDINGS OF SPECIAL ARCHITECTURAL OR HISTORIC INTEREST
COMPILED UNDER SECTION 1 OF PLANNING (LISTED BUILDINGS AND CONSERVATION AREAS)

ACT 1990

SK 72 SW AB KEKETTLEBY Little Belvoir
5/231
14.7.53 II

Country house. Built 1839 for Thomas Johnson, enlarged mid C19 and
altered 1906.
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
front.
Interior not inspected.
Originally known as Wartnaby House or Castle.
Buildings of England, Leics, 1984 p419.


Listing NGR: SK7156723974

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