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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Thorpe Langton, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.526 / 52°31'33"N

Longitude: -0.9106 / 0°54'38"W

OS Eastings: 474008

OS Northings: 292576

OS Grid: SP740925

Mapcode National: GBR BRR.QLT

Mapcode Global: VHDQM.5RGX

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 7 December 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294167

English Heritage Legacy ID: 191395

Location: Thorpe Langton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Thorpe Langton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Thorpe Langton

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text

SP 79 SW THORPE LANGTON MAIN STREET
(north side)

2/68 and 6/68 Manor Farmhouse
7.12.66
GV II

House. Late C17, with late C18 and C20 alterations. Ironstone rubble and
ashlared limestone, with ashlar dressings, brick. Slate roof with ashlar coped
gables with kneelers. 2 gable stacks, that to left of brick, that to right with a
stone base, and brick above. A ridge stack, also with stone base, brick above.
Plinth with chamfered set-offs. 2 storeys with garrets. South front: 2 storeys,
4 bays. Whole front of dressed ashlar with cavetto moulded stringcourses at first
floor level and below eaves. Off-centre doorway with C20 stone, gabled porch with
part-glazed 6-panel door. To left, two 3-light sliding sashes with wooden
lintels. To right, a similar window. All with sloping lintel projections on
brackets. Above, three 3-light sliding sashes with wooden lintels. Above the
porch are signs of a blocked window. West gable end wall of ironstone rubble has
a late C17 3-light window with chamfered mullions and frame and a hoodmould. Its
left light now bricked up. Above, a smaller window originally of 3-lights, now
occupied by a 2-light iron casement. Stone jambs and wooden lintel of former
window remain and former light to right is now bricked up. East gable end wall,
also of ironstone rubble, has 2 small casements one at first floor level, the
other above in the garret. Both have wooden lintels.
VCH, V, 204-5.


Listing NGR: SP7400892576

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