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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: 1074147



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

County: Leicestershire

District: North West Leicestershire

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Castle Donington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 22-Dec-1983

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 358118

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CASTLE DONINGTON HIGH STREET SK 4426-4525 (east side) 10/71 No 55 (Whithybush Farmhouse) 22.12.83 GV II

House. Late C18 incorporating parts of C17 buildings. Mid C19 and late C19-C20 extensions to right. Refurbished 1984. Red brick on stone plinth, tiled roof, central rendered chimney. 2 storeys, attic and cellar; 2 bays. Narrow brick band courses at first and second floor levels. 2-light horizontal sashes with glazing bars, those to right bay renewed 1984, all with segmental heads. Cellar opening to left. To right of centre is a 2-panelled door with 4 curved stone steps, high segmental arch, and C20 segmental wooden hood on brackets. 2-light attic casements in gables. At right end is a lower C19 bay with a late C19-C20 half-timbered gabled projection to front, formerly a dairy. This has flush- panelled door and C20 single light in left return, and horizontal sash and vents in gable end. Rear has one C17-C18 3-light window with wooden mullions. Interior: right bay of older block has stop-chamfered spine beam and fireplace lintel. In line with chimney is a winder stair. Old 2-panel and board doors.

Listing NGR: SK4428826890

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National Grid Reference: SK 44288 26890


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