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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Little Stretton, Leicestershire

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Latitude: 52.5954 / 52°35'43"N

Longitude: -1.0161 / 1°0'57"W

OS Eastings: 466745

OS Northings: 300185

OS Grid: SK667001

Mapcode National: GBR 9PJ.7XY

Mapcode Global: WHFKX.C1D4

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 29 December 1966

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1294801

English Heritage Legacy ID: 190736

Location: Little Stretton, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE2

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

Civil Parish: Little Stretton

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Gaulby Group

Church of England Diocese: Leicester

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Listing Text


SK 60 SE
29.12.66 Manor House


House. C18, part dated 1774. Red brick and Welsh slate twin span roof with
brick ridge, valley and rear stacks. Wide pedimented gable to left on front
of long cross wing. Here 2 bands. Twin span roof to right of this, though
spans not of equal length. Wooden modillion cornice continuing round pediment
and across right gable end. Lead and brick coped gables. 2 and 2½ storeys.
Section to left of 2½ storeys of 3 2-light wooden mullion and transom windows.
On 2nd floor a small 2-light either side central 2-light with round arched
head. This breaks cornice and rises into tympanum. Section to right of 2
storeys of 3 6/6 sashes. 2 similar below with, on left, a pedimented doorcase.
Part-glazed door and fanlight. Further 6/6 sashes on right end on both spans.
On left end a front of 2½ storeys of 5 wooden mullion and transom wimdows
with small attic 2-lights beneath cornice. Leaded lights on 1st and 2nd floors.
Central part-glazed door with overlight and bracketted canopy. Further 6/6
sashes to rear. Gauged brick lintels overall. Inside on ground floor is
a late C18 carved white marble fireplace inlaid with yellow marble. This
was originally on 1st floor. A brick on the cross wing is inscribed 'D.M.
1774'. Pevsner.

Listing NGR: SK6674500185

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