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The Manor House, Shincliffe

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 7 December 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 109979

OS Grid Reference: NZ2919240688
OS Grid Coordinates: 429192, 540688
Latitude/Longitude: 54.7603, -1.5479

Location: High Street, Shincliffe, Durham DH1 2NS

Locality: Shincliffe
County: Durham
Country: England
Postcode: DH1 2NS

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Listing Text

NZ 2940
(North side)
14/98 Manor Close
(No. 8: The
Manor House)
House, formerly right wing of The Manor House. Early C18 with C19 alterations.
Narrow, hand-made brick in irregular English garden wall bond, painted white
on front and pebble-dashed on rear. Ridged concrete roof tiles and rebuilt
brick chimney stack. 2 storeys, 3 bays with double band between storeys.
Partly-glazed, 6-panel door at left in moulded stone surround with frieze
and cornice. 4-pane sashes, with intermediate glazing bars removed, in C19
openings with flush lintels and projecting sills. Projecting course at eaves.
Steeply-pitched roof with right end stack. 2-storey gabled stair-wing on
centre rear has a 12-pane sash with thick glazing bars. Added 2-storey
outshut with single-storey lean-to extension on right rear. Interior: one
ground-floor room with early C18 panelling. 6-panel doors in wood architraves
on ground floor. 5-panel doors in panelled reveals on first floor. Cut-string,
open-well staircase, of 3 flights plus landing rail, has 2 turned balusters
per tread and a square-sectioned, ramped and wreathed handrail.

Listing NGR: NZ2919140697

This text is a legacy record and has not been updated since the building was originally listed. Details of the building may have changed in the intervening time. You should not rely on this listing as an accurate description of the building.

Source: English Heritage

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