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Cropstone House (Farmhouse)

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurcaston and Cropston, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6919 / 52°41'30"N

Longitude: -1.182 / 1°10'55"W

OS Eastings: 455386

OS Northings: 310778

OS Grid: SK553107

Mapcode National: GBR 8LT.805

Mapcode Global: WHDJ3.TLBP

Entry Name: Cropstone House (Farmhouse)

Listing Date: 15 March 1984

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1178186

English Heritage Legacy ID: 189172

Location: Thurcaston and Cropston, Charnwood, Leicestershire, LE7

County: Leicestershire

District: Charnwood

Civil Parish: Thurcaston and Cropston

Built-Up Area: Cropston

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Thurcaston with Cropston

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

THURCASTON CROPSTON ROAD
SK 51 SE
(West side) CROPSTON
4/116 Cropstone House (Farmhouse)
II
House of C18 and early C19. Granite and slate rubble stone with limestone
and red brick dressings, brick eaves, and Swithland slate roof with end
stacks; that to right in part projecting. 2 storeys of 3 casements with
limestone jambs and brick cambered lintels. 2 stone steps lead up to early
C19 central flat roofed open porch with filigree cast iron corner supports.
Part glazed door within. 2-light casement with toplights over. Either side
of porch a probably early C19 French window of 2 leaves with small panes
set within a wooden frame. 2 slate steps up. Over each a centre opening
3-light casement with toplights. Extending from right end a 2 storey wing
with 3-light casement and 2-light over, and a 2-light casement both
floors on right end. On rear a further 2 storey wing, part painted brick,
with rubble stone rear wall and ridge and end stacks. Beams and inglenook
inside.


Listing NGR: SK5538610778

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