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List Entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.


List entry Number: 1061447



The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County: Leicestershire

District: Harborough

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Cotesbach

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 11-Jan-1955

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 191407

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3/5 The Manor House 11/01/55 II GV

House. Reputedly built in 1630 by George Bennett, a London merchant. Altered late C17 and late C18. Red brick. plain tile hipped roof. Lateral stack to right, ridge stack to left with 4, diagonally set shafts and corbelled lateral stack to rear wing. U-shaped plan. Tall plinth. Moulded 1st floor band. North front: 2 storeys and attic, 4 irregular bays. Off-centre C18 doorway with C17, 9-panel studded door, with carved fan pattern, and frame with arched head with carved spandrels. C18 overlight. To left a single 3-light mullion and transom window opening casement. To right, a similar window, followed by a former doorway, with chamfered stone jambs and round arch, now a 2-light window. Above to left, another 3-light window, and to right, a 2-light mullion and transom window. Above again 2 dormers with shallow pitched roofs and glazing-bar sashes. East elevation has half-timber gabled porch, and doorway with C17 plank door.

Listing NGR: SP5385882288

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National Grid Reference: SP 53858 82288


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