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Cropstone House (Farmhouse)

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurcaston and Cropston, Leicestershire

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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

SK 51 SE
(West side) CROPSTON
4/116 Cropstone House (Farmhouse)
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

Listing NGR: SK5538610778

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