Home Farmhouse

Date:
26 Mar 2003
Location:
Home Farmhouse, 35 Main Street, Smeeton Westerby, Harborough, Leicestershire, LE8 0QJ
Reference:
IOE01/07402/16
Type:
Photograph (Digital)
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Description

This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.

SMEETON WESTERBY MAIN STREET (west side)

No 35, Home Farmhouse 1/59

The description shall be amended to read

SP 69 SE SMEETON WESTERBY MAIN STREET (west side)

1/59 No 35, Home Farmhouse GV II

Farmhouse with attached former cottage. Late C18. Brick. L-shaped plan: 2 unit central hall/stairway range parellel to street with kitchen wing to rear.

House has C20 concrete tile roof, with gable stacks. Cottage has Swithland slate roof and gable stack. East front: 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central doorway with flat hood on brackets and 4-panel door with glazed overlight, flanked by single 3-light casements. Above three 3-light casements. All openings have cambered arches. Attached to left, a single bay 2-storey cottage with lower roofline. Single 3-light casements on each storey, similar to the house.

South gable wall has a first floor brick band, a small casement in rear outshut, and a 2-light casement above in the attic. Raised outshut to rear.

Interior: some panelled doors in surrounds, kitchen with chamfered and stopped ceiling beams. The detached former barn to rear has been altered in the late C20 and is not included in this listing.

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SMEETON WESTERBY MAIN STREET (West side)

No 35, Home - 1/59 Farmhouse

The description shall be amended to read: Farmhouse with attached former cottage. Late C18. Brick. L-shaped plan: 2 unit central hall/stairway range parallel to street with kitchen wing to rear.

House has C20 concrete tile roof, with gable. Rear wing has Swithland slate and corrugated asbestos sheeting roof. Cottage has Swithland slate roof and gable stack. East front: 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central doorway with flat hood on brackets and 4-panel door with glazed overlight, flanked by single 3-light casements. Above three 3-light casements. All openings have cambered arches.

Attached to left, a single bay 2-storey cottage with lower roofline. Single 3-light casements on each storey, similar to the house. South gable wall has a first floor brick band, a small casement in rear outshut, and a 2-light casement above in the attic. Raised outshut to rear. Interior: some panelled doors in surrounds, kitchen with chamfered and stopped ceiling beams. The detached former barn to rear has been altered in the late C20 and is not included in this listing.

This entry was previously amended by First Amendment to List No 65 dated 26 February 1990.

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SMEETON WESTERBY MAIN STREET SP 69 SE (west side)

1/59 No 35, Home Farmhouse

GV II

Farmhouse with attached former cottage. Late C18. Brick. House has C20 concrete tile roof, with gable stacks. Cottage has Swithland slate roof and gable stack. East front: 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central doorway with flat hood on brackets and 4-panel door with glazed overlight, flanked by single 3-light casements. Above three 3-light case- ments. All openings have cambered arches. Attached to left, a single bay 2-storey cottage with lower roofline. Single 3-light casements on each storey, similar to the house. South gable wall has a first floor brick band, a small casement in rear outshut, and a 2-light casement above in the attic.

Listing NGR: SP6794692867

Content

This is part of the Series: IOE01/2172 IOE Records taken by George Weston; within the Collection: IOE01 Images Of England

Rights

© Mr George Weston. Source: Historic England Archive

This photograph was taken for the Images of England project

People & Organisations

Photographer: Weston, George

Rights Holder: Weston, George

Keywords

Asbestos, Brick, Concrete, Forest Stone (Leicestershire), Slate, Tile, Georgian Farmhouse, Domestic, Agricultural Dwelling, Dwelling, House, Agriculture And Subsistence, Farm Building, Agricultural Building, Monument <By Form>