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Description: Manor House
Date Listed: 28 June 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 132681
OS Grid Reference: SO9201407938
OS Grid Coordinates: 392014, 207938
Latitude/Longitude: 51.7701, -2.1171
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SO 90 NW BISLEY-WITH-LYPIATT THROUGHAM
5/122 Manor House
Detached house. C17, extensively altered early-mid C18; early C19
addition. Random rubble limestone; ashlar chimneys; stone slate
roof. Two-storey with attic; attached kitchen block to north west
corner. North front: original part of house to left. Scattered
fenestration in elevation altered by raising of eaves-level,
addition of roughly central parapet gable and coved eaves. Central
doorway with flat stone porch hood on shaped brackets and plank
door; deep 2-light casement above and 2-light in gable; ground
floor 3-light to left with 2-light above, all chamfered mullioned
with leaded iron casements. Further single and 2-light mullioned
casements to right. Three restored ridge-mounted chimneys with
chamfered caps. Kitchen block projects forward from west end,
ashlar chimney with chamfered cap to north gable end. Lower gabled
projection has reset C13 two-light lancet in gable apex. South
side: 2, 3 and 4-light mullioned casement in 4-window elevation,
many restored. Off-centred doorway with flat stone porch hood.
Three gabled roof dormers. Interior not inspected. Said to have
had gabled C17 wing on south side, demolished in c1935 alterations.
Cellars recorded as containing very early masonry; this now
(N.M. Herbert, 'Bisley' in V.C.H. Glos. xi, 1976, pp 4-40; and
M.A. Rudd, Historical Records of Bisley with Lypiatt, 1937
Listing NGR: SO9201407938
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Source: English Heritage
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