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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: 1075107



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

County: Leicestershire

District: Melton

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Ab Kettleby

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Jan-1968

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 189965

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AB KETTLEBY WARNABY ROAD (North Side) SK 72 23 Manor House 1.1.68 II*

House, formerly manor house and farmhouse. Early C17, extended early C18 and altered C20. Ironstone ashlar with limestone dressings, slate roof, brick central ridge stack with 6 square flues, rebuilt C20. Cruciform plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Central, full-height porch with round-arched doorway with stop-chamfered jambs, moulded imposts, and moulded round-arched head. 2-light ovolo- moulded stone mullion window above with hood mould. Similar, smaller window to gable. Another gable behind that of porch. Main block has ovolo-moulded stone cross window to ground floor left, C20 timber cross window to ground floor right. 2-light ovolo-moulded stone mullion windows to 1st floor. Chamfered plinth, moulded 1st floor string course, stone-coped gables with kneelers. Full-height stair turret to rear corresponding to porch to give cross plan with stone-coped gable. C18 2- storey brick extension to rear left in re-entrant angle with stair turret, with 3-light casement windows to ground and 1st floor, that to ground with segmental-arched head, and lean-to-roof. Interior has ogee stop chamfered spine beams. Large fireplace in kitchen with cambered, chamfered bressumer. Stone Tudor-arched fireplaces to 1st and attic floors. Buildings of England, Leics 1984 p71.

Listing NGR: SK7234823089

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Williamson, E, The Buildings of England: Leicestershire and Rutland, (1984), 71

National Grid Reference: SK 72348 23089


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