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Worth House and Service Wing

A Grade II Listed Building in Somerby, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6874 / 52°41'14"N

Longitude: -0.8483 / 0°50'53"W

OS Eastings: 477947

OS Northings: 310587

OS Grid: SK779105

Mapcode National: GBR BPX.GCM

Mapcode Global: WHFKD.YQ74

Entry Name: Worth House and Service Wing

Listing Date: 7 January 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1177748

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189891

Location: Somerby, Melton, Leicestershire, LE14

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

Civil Parish: Somerby

Built-Up Area: Somerby

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

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

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SK 7610 - 7710 SOMERBY HIGH STREET

(north side)
19/134 Worth House
and service wing

G.V. II

House. 1766 and early C19 with late C19 additions. Coursed and
squared ironstone and brick with limestone ashlar dressings and
slate roofs. Chamfered plinth, quoins, 2 coped gables with
kneelers, 3 brick gable stacks. 2 storeys plus garrets, 4 bays.
South side has 3 bay front with single bay wing to right. Front
has central C19 gabled porch with panelled door and overlight,
flanked by single glazing bar sashes with rendered lintels, that
to the right being larger. Above the door, a smaller glazing bar
sash flanked by single slightly larger sashes. Between the
sashes to the right, a small datestone inscribed 'Anno Domini
1766'. Service wing has on each floor a glazing bar sash. West
gable has a small garret casement to right with segmental head.
East gable has to right, a blocked garret casement.


Listing NGR: SK7794710587

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