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The Manor House, Blockley

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 25 August 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 126829

OS Grid Reference: SP1648034896
OS Grid Coordinates: 416480, 234896
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0123, -1.7613

Location: B4479, Blockley, Gloucestershire GL56 9DW

Locality: Blockley
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL56 9DW

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Listing Text

SP 1634 NW 9/4 (North-West side)

25.8.60 The Manor House


Immediately south of the Church. Site of the mediaeval summer palace of the Bishops
of Worcester. Rebuilt before 1539 and remodelled in C18. Irregular, 2 storeys and
attics; built in coursed rubble with stone tile roofs; coped verges; numerous
chimneys. 3:1:2:1:2 windows - central 2 windows flanked by gabled projections,
2 windows deep. Mostly glazing bar sash windows, right hand gable with mullioned
windows. Tudor arch doorway with carved spandrels in link section between gables;
another to right of right hand gable, 6 panelled in a cast-iron porch.

Stair in left hand gable, turned ballusters and moulded handrail of late C17 type.

Listing NGR: SP1648034896

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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