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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: 1064271



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

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Long Whatton and Diseworth

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 16-Jan-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 358245

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LONG WHATTON WEST END SK 4723 13/199 Uplands Farmhouse and outbuildings attached to rear GV II

House, now used as guest house, with range of outbuildings, formerly stables and dovecote, to rear. Mid-late C18 with casements renewed C19. Red and buff brick plinth part rendered. Hipped roof to main block, mostly with Swithland slates but with C20 interlocking tiles to right side; tiled outbuildings. L-plan, with staircase projection in rear angle. HOUSE is of 3 storeys and cellar, with 4 bays to front. Moulded brick band courses and eaves. Late C19 wooden casements with horizontal glazing bars and original gauged heads, the ground and first floor windows cross casements, the second floor windows of 2 lights. 6-panelled door in second bay has marginally-glazed fanlight and wooden doorcase with pilasters and flat cornice hood on moulded brackets. Door is approached by 6 brick and stone steps with slight wrought iron handrail. Cellar window with metal grille to right. Brick chimneys with 3 square shafts linked by off-set cornices. REAR WING has horizontal sashes. Attached to rear is a 2-storey wing of 6 bays now part incorporated in house,with horizontal sashes to first floor and right bays, 2 doors and 3 stable doors with adjacent round pitching eyes. At far end is a taller dovecote with stable door. INTERIOR of house has staircase with wavy splat balusters and moulded handrail. Room to ground floor left is panelled and has moulded ceiling cornices and narrow pulvinated friezes to door and fireplace surrounds, all possibly late C19-C20. Heavy stop-chamfered spine beam and large fireplace in ground floor room to rear. One fireplace lintel dated 1647.

Listing NGR: SK4735523672

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National Grid Reference: SK 47355 23672


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