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Orton House Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Twycross, Leicestershire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.6505 / 52°39'1"N

Longitude: -1.5372 / 1°32'13"W

OS Eastings: 431408

OS Northings: 305961

OS Grid: SK314059

Mapcode National: GBR 6J2.VK0

Mapcode Global: WHCH0.CM7Y

Entry Name: Orton House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 August 1989

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1361330

English Heritage Legacy ID: 188252

Location: Twycross, Hinckley and Bosworth, Leicestershire, CV9

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

Civil Parish: Twycross

Traditional County: Leicestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Leicestershire

Church of England Parish: Merevale with Bentley

Church of England Diocese: Birmingham

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Listing Text

SK 30 NW TWYCROSS NORTON LANE (west side)

1/115 Little Orton

Orton House Farmhouse

II

Farmhouse. Late C18. Red brick (Flemish bond) and slate roof with
brick end stacks. T-shaped plan. 3 storeys with storey bands and
dentilled eaves; reduced proportions to second floor. Regular 5-window
front, the centre bay narrower; glazing bar sash to first floor centre;
otherwise C19 casements within C18 openings with gauged brick heads,
very slightly arched. 2 stone steps up to a central 5-panel door with
raised panels, pilastered and pedimented door case and a fanlight with
webbed radiating glazing bars.


Listing NGR: SK3140805961

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