White House Farm House
- 21 Sep 2002
- White House Farm House, 3 Grimes Gate, Long Whatton, North West Leicestershire, Leicestershire, DE74 2QE
- Photograph (Digital)
This information is taken from the statutory List as it was in 2001 and may not be up to date.
LONG WHATTON GRIMES GATE SK 4424-4524 (Diseworth) 12/171 No 3 (White House Farm 7.12.62 House) - II
House. C17, part rebuilt C19, repair work 1986. Timber frame with whitewashed brick and rendered rubble stone panels, on rubble stone base.
Gable walls are mostly rebuilt in brick. Plain tile roof, small rebuilt brick chimney shafts. T-plan, with gabled cross wing projecting to right. 2 storeys and attic; single bay wing to left, 2-bay cross wing to right. Remains of barred wooden casements, some boarded up with metal sheeting. Front windows are of 3 lights, the gabled right bay also with single attic light and flush- panelled top-lit door. Right side has 2-light casements to far bay. At far end of right wing is a C18-C19 extension with rubble stone ground floor, brick above, and slate roof. Range of outbuildings beyond, converted to house 1980s, are not of architectural special interest.
Listing NGR: SK4531824655
Copyright IoE Mr Michael Merryweather. Source Historic England Archive
This photograph was taken for the Images of England project
Photographer: Merryweather, Michael
Rights Holder: Merryweather, Michael
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