FARTHINGS

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1356579
Date first listed:
07-Dec-1962
Date of most recent amendment:
16-Jan-1989
Statutory Address:
FARTHINGS, 27, WEST END

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Location

Statutory Address:
FARTHINGS, 27, WEST END

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

County:
Leicestershire
District:
North West Leicestershire (District Authority)
Parish:
Long Whatton and Diseworth
National Grid Reference:
SK 47337 23697

Details

LONG WHATTON WEST END SK 4723 13/200 No 27 (Farthings) (formerly listed as The 7.12.62 Tudor House) GV II

House. Early C17 gabled cross wing to left; T-plan block to right C17 in origin but much rebuilt early C18; C19 and C20 infill to rear. Cross wing to left is timber-framed with diagonal braces, herringbone brick infill and rubble stone plinth. Right block has some timber framing in original rear walls and in rear wing, but is much rebuilt in red brick, the front wall and right gable chequered with vitreous headers. Rubble stone plinth. Plain tile roofs, C19-C20 blue brick copings to right gable, brick chimneys. 2 storeys, the taller right block also with attic. 3 bays to front, the left bay gabled and projecting. C19 3-light horizontal sashes, the upper left window replaced C20 by matching case- ment. Lower right windows have cambered heads. Between right bays are single lights, the lower with segmental head, the upper blocked. To left of taller block is a 4-panelled door with fanlight and segmental head, a later single above, and a blocked original fireplace window to right. Door leads to cross passage which may originally have been a gap between 2 separate C17 builds. INTERIOR: left wing has stop-chamfered spine beam in rear room, with one end on moulded bracket with zig-zag and dentil ornament; front room of same wing retains winder stair and thrawls. Right wing has ovolo-moulded spine beams to ground floor, and altered staircase in rear wing.

Listing NGR: SK4733723697

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
358246
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

End of official listing

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Date: 03 Sep 2002
Reference: IOE01/07601/21
Rights: Copyright IoE Mr Michael Merryweather. Source Historic England Archive
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