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The Manor House, Driffield

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 129332

OS Grid Reference: SP0697700424
OS Grid Coordinates: 406977, 200424
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7025, -1.9004

Location: Church Lane, Driffield, Gloucestershire GL7 5PX

Locality: Driffield
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 5PX

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Listing Text

4/35 The Manor House
Country house. Partly dating from late C16, refronted early C18.
Rubble stone faced in roughcast on south-east with parapet and
cornice and small central pediment, stone slate roof with stone end
stack to main range, scattered stone stacks elsewhere. Large main
range to south-east with rear wings and smaller, probably oldest
wing to right. Main front of 2 storeys, 4 windows on first floor,
three 12-pane sashes and one twin 4-pane sash. Ground floor has
five 18-pane sashes. All windows with moulded stone architraves,
dropped keystone and small cornice. Door to left of centre of 6
fielded panels with 3-light fanlight and elaborate broken pediment
on consoles with shield bearing date "ANNO/1584". Similar windows
on left hand return of main range with one 2-light stone mullion
and transom to each floor of rear wing. Right hand return has
small single attic light, stone framed with dripmould. Right hand
wina has small gable with 2-light stone mullion and hoodmould and
3-light below.
Interior: oak-panelled hall, C18 marble fireplace in ground floor
room on left, most of the original joinery remains.

Listing NGR: SP0697700424

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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