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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
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1294167
English Heritage Legacy ID: 191395
Location: Thorpe Langton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE16
Civil Parish: Thorpe Langton
Traditional County: Leicestershire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire
Church of England Parish: Thorpe Langton
Church of England Diocese: Leicester
SP 79 SW THORPE LANGTON MAIN STREET
2/68 and 6/68 Manor Farmhouse
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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