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Hurst's Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Wistow, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5672 / 52°34'1"N

Longitude: -1.0584 / 1°3'30"W

OS Eastings: 463918

OS Northings: 297015

OS Grid: SP639970

Mapcode National: GBR 9PV.36S

Mapcode Global: WHFKW.QQ6R

Entry Name: Hurst's Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 January 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1188297

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191145

Location: Wistow, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Wistow

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Wistow St Wistan

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

GLEN ROAD (South Side)
SP 69 NW
2/122 NEWTON HARCOURT
Hurst's Farmhouse
II
House. Dated 1712 and early C19. Red brick, with some dark bricks, and Welsh
slate roof with brick ridge, left end and rear stacks. Main front to rear, 2
ranges, that to right of 1712. Right range of 2 storeys. 5 casements on 1st
floor : from left, centre-opening 3-light, 2-light, centre-opening 3-light,
1-light and 3-light. 3-lights have cambered lintel. On ground floor, from
left, 3-light, blocked door and 1-light, centre-opening 3-light, door and
3-light, this last with cambered lintel . Plinth and band. Left range of
early C19, possibly on C18 foundations. 3 storeys : a centre-opening 3-light
casement on lst and ground floors and, on 2nd floor, a 3/3 sash window,
3-light horizontal sliding sash, 3/3 sash, and 1-light casement. On ground
floor, to right, a gabled porch and 6-panelled door, the top 4 panels glazed.
Facing Glen Road are various casements, 2 2/2 sashes and a part-glazed door.
Inside are chamfered beams and 2 inglenook fireplaces. Facing Glen Road, on
the earlier range, a stone tablet inscribed 'B' over 'RA 1712'. Formerly
called The Poplars. V.C.H., Vol.V.


Listing NGR: SP6391897015

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