Ratcliffe Hall, Broome Lane, Ratcliffe on the Wreake (Grade II)

Geo: 52.7216, -1.0668
Date ListedWed 1st June, 1966
CategoryStatutory Listed Building
AddressNo. 27 (Ratcliffe Hall) Broome Lane Ratcliffe on the Wreake LE7 4SB
GradeGrade II
Grid ReferenceSK6313014186
Volume, Map, Item260, 7, 86
ParishRatcliffe on the Wreake
WardWreake Villages
Conservation AreaRatcliffe on the Wreake

Country House, early C19, extended early C20. Red brick and Swithland slate hipped roof with brick and stone ridge stacks. Painted moulded eaves cornice. Wings project forward on either end. Similar painted cornices to pediments. Two storeys of five windows with gauged brick lintels. On each wing a tripartite 2/2:6/6:2/2 sash to both floors, except lower left blank. Recessed central section is spanned by one storey Doric columned porch with entablature and balustrade. Three steps up. Within a 6/6 sash either side 2 leaved 6 panelled door with elaborate fanlight. On first floor a 4/4 sash either side French window with top lights. To right a one storey parapetted wing with tripartite 3/3:9/9:3/3 sash, French window and 12/12 sash. On left end the two storey early C20 extension is similar style with two storey canted bay and mostly 6/6 sashes on return front. The rear garden front is similar with two 2 storey canted bay, that to left projecting further forward. Mostly 6/6 sashes.

The description above describes the salient features of the building as it was at the date of listing. It is given in order to aid identification; it is not intended to be either comprehensive or exclusive.

Statutory Listing covers all parts of the property and its curtilage, ie all internal and external elements whether described or not.