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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1178171
English Heritage Legacy ID: 191160
Location: Dunton Bassett, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE17
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
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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