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Charingworth Manor, Ebrington

Description: Charingworth Manor

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 20 February 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 126948

OS Grid Reference: SP1979939643
OS Grid Coordinates: 419799, 239643
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0548, -1.7127

Location: Ebrington, Gloucestershire GL55 6NR

Locality: Ebrington
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL55 6NR

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Listing Text


9/26 Charingworth Manor


Manor house. Garden front. Early and mid/late C17 with extension
of 1933. Early C17 main body ashlar with mid/late C17 extension
and 1933 extension of both of coursed squared limestone right.
Late C17 extension to rear of main body ashlar limestone.
Limestone extension to rear of main body ashlar limestone.
Limestone slate roofing to all with slightly pointed coping on
early C17 main body and mid/late C17 extension. Early C17 block
and late C17 have ashlar gable end stacks with moulded tops and
skirtings, another off centre right of main body. Plan: early C17
main body with porch off centre right, mid/late C17 extension right
with 1933 extension attached far right. Small outshut overlapping
junction of early C17 and mid/late C17 extension right. Late C17
extension to rear of main body. Facade: 2 storeys and attic. 2
flush gables left of 2 storey porch with attic also. Single flush
gable right of porch. Attic storey is lit by single lights in
moulded stone surrounds with leaded panes, some with original
window glass. Similar light to porch gable with sundal finial
also. Principal gable of mid/late C17 extension with ball finial
right. 1933 2-storey extension far right. The whole 2:1:3
windowed. 3, 4 and 5-light, flat-chamfered, stone-mullioned
windows, some original some C19 replacements. One window with King
mullion. Stopped hoods over. C20 glazed door to porch with 4-
centred arched surround with spandrels. Late C17 extension to rear
has flat-chamfered mullioned and transomed windows.
Interior: Late C17 open-well staircase with balusters and closed
string in late C17 extension at rear. Doorway to cellar below
stairs with early, studded oak door with thumb latch and strap
hinges, formerly door to garden front porch. Drawing room: far
left at rear with some original panelling. Library: main body,
front with large stone fireplace with bread oven and niche, plain
stop-chamfered beams painted alternately with red and green floral
patterns on lower surfaces, zig-zag patterns on sides. Room front
right with small 4-centred arched fireplace.

Listing NGR: SP1979939643

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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