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Manor Farmhouse, Amport

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 24 October 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 140056

OS Grid Reference: SU2986745219
OS Grid Coordinates: 429867, 145219
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2054, -1.5738

Location: Wiremead Lane, Amport, Hampshire SP11 8LR

Locality: Amport
Local Authority: Test Valley Borough Council
County: Hampshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP11 8LR

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Listing Text


2/35 Manor Farmhouse


House. 1722, of earlier origin. Brick and slate. Near-symmetrical front (west)
of 2 storeys, attic and cellar, 3 windows. Steep roof (originally thatched) with
2 C20 flat-roofed dormers. Painted brick in Flemish bond, moulded 1st floor band,
cambered openings, plinth. Casements. Mid C19 brick porch with a Gothic arch;
within an old wide doorway with a 4-panelled (2-top glazed) door. The east
elevation is red brick in Flemish bond with blue headers, a plain 1st floor band
and high plinth: casements, brick gabled porch and a porch of 1973 (to a room used
as the farm office). 3 bricks are inscribed TP1722, RAL 1722, and JVA. Within,
early C18 features include a staircase (with later rails) dado panelling to the
hall, plain 4 panelled doors in simple architraves; there is also a massive
oval-arched chimney breast (a remnant of the earlier timber-framed house).

Listing NGR: SU2986745222

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Source: English Heritage

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