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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Dunton Bassett, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5106 / 52°30'38"N

Longitude: -1.1963 / 1°11'46"W

OS Eastings: 454644

OS Northings: 290601

OS Grid: SP546906

Mapcode National: GBR 8NX.QBZ

Mapcode Global: VHCT6.65Y7

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 29 April 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178171

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191160

Location: Dunton Bassett, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Dunton Bassett

Built-Up Area: Dunton Bassett

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Dunton Bassett All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

BENNETTS HILL (North East Side)
3/11 No.4 (Manor Farmhouse)

House. Late C16 or early C17. Timber framed with brick panel infill. Plain
tiled roof, replacing thatch. Two storeys, T-plan, with main range at right
angles to street. This range is raised on a granite plinth, with sill beam
and post and truss contruction. Continuous vertical posts with two middle
rails and curved arched braces at the angles. The gable wall is three panels
wide and the total length is nine panels. Queen strut with collar and upper
V-strut roof truss visible in gable apex. Two light casement windows in the
gable end and also on the inner wall. Gable and axial stacks. The wing is
probably at least partially of similar construction although of a timber
frame, only the wall plate is visible beneath the render. Outer doorway and
new oriel bay window with a three light casement in eyebrow dormer above.
Coped gable, corbelled out, with stack. Beyond this is an additional bay of
less height which is of less interest and excluded from the schedule.

Listing NGR: SP5464490601

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