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The Old Manor House, Baunton

Description: The Old Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 June 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 131053

OS Grid Reference: SP0237904419
OS Grid Coordinates: 402379, 204419
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7385, -1.9669

Location: The Paddocks, Baunton, Gloucestershire GL7 7BB

Locality: Baunton
Local Authority: Cotswold District Council
County: Gloucestershire
Country: England
Postcode: GL7 7BB

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Listing Text

SP 00 SW
9/29 The Old Manor House
(formerly listed as Manor Farmhouse)

Former farmhouse adjoining Stable Cottage (q.v.). Mid C17, C18,
altered late C18-early C19. Limestone with dressed stone quoins;
C18 extension limestone rubble. Rectangular plan. Artificial
stone slate at front, some stone slate at rear; ashlar and brick
stacks. Long rectangular plan with gable end to road and two
shallow projecting gables at rear, single-bay C18 extension at
right angles off-centre left at front. Main body; 2 storeys and
attic with single-storey C18 extension. Three-windowed facade lit
by 3-light wooden casements with transoms; large C19 nine-pane
fixed casements each with a single central casement; tripartite
sash with horizontal glazing bars lower right. Single 3-light
metal casement (possibly inserted C20) over the porch. Three 2-
light raking half dormers. Early C19 door with 6 flush panels,
within a round-headed surround with a fanlight within a gabled
ashlar porch. C18 extension; C20 glazed double doors to the gable
end; two 2-light casements to the right-hand return. Right gable
end of main body (facing road): two 2-light double-chamfered
stone-mullioned casements with hollow-chamfered mullions and a
shared hoodmould which is continued across the projecting first
floor stack. Stone scratch sundial (possibly dated 1710) on the
projecting stack. Two single-light stone-mullioned casements to
the attic. Fenestration at rear; 2-light wooden casements, single
12-pane sash. Two single-light windows to the projecting gable
(both with hollow-moulded surrounds) presumably lighting a
staircase. Roof: projecting first floor stack with moulded
corbels at the right gable end and to both projecting gables at the
rear, one now with shafts removed the other two having twin
diagonal shafts. Interior not inspected.

Listing NGR: SP0237904419

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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