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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: 1074220



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

County: Leicestershire

District: Hinckley and Bosworth

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Twycross

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Aug-1989

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 188250

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4/113 Orton on the Hill

Church Farmhouse (No 8)


Farmhouse, now house. C15/C16, the outer walls rebuilt in the C18/C19. Timber framed core of cruck construction with outer walls of red brick; thatched roof and brick ridge stack. 2-bay baffle-entry plan extended to each end. One storey and attic. 3 window front; segment-headed ground floor casements, and attic casements with eaves line of thatch arched over them. C19 half-glazed door to the right with a C20 thatched porch and a fire window to the left of it. C19 single-bay brick extension to the left with plain tile roof, and C20 single-bay extension to the right with thatched roof. Interior: 3 full cruck trusses defining two bays of the house. Spine beams with wide chamfers and large open fireplaces with similar mantel beams.

Listing NGR: SK3039903873

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National Grid Reference: SK 30399 03873


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