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Pickwell Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerby, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6939 / 52°41'37"N

Longitude: -0.8396 / 0°50'22"W

OS Eastings: 478522

OS Northings: 311319

OS Grid: SK785113

Mapcode National: GBR BPX.4K0

Mapcode Global: WHFKF.2KG5

Entry Name: Pickwell Manor House

Listing Date: 24 February 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177724

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189887

Location: Somerby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Somerby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Pickwell All Saints (Burrough Hill Parishes)

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 71 SE SOMERBY MAIN STREET

Pickwell
(south side)
10/130 Pickwell Manor
House
24/2/87

G.V. II

Small country house. C17, early and late C18 and early C19.
Coursed limestone rubble with ashlar dressings and Collyweston
slate roof. Coped gables, chamfered plinth, first floor band, 3
gable and 3 lateral coped ashlar stacks. 2 storeys plus attics,
5 bays. South front has a central half glazed doorway with
traces of a former pedimented doorcase, flanked by single C19
canted bay windows each with 3 plain sashes. Above, 5 glazing
bar sashes and above again, 3 hipped dormers with 2 light
casements. To the left, a late C18 single bay addition. To the
right, a C20 summerhouse with flat roof. West entrance front has
an off-centre C19 gabled porch with recessed double door, flanked
by single 3 light mullioned windows. To the right, a gabled wing
with a squat Venetian window and above, a round headed plain
sash. Both these windows have fine ashlar surrounds with
keystoned heads. To the left, C19 additions with 2 three light
cross mullioned casements.


Listing NGR: SK7852211319

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