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Description: Old Manor
Date Listed: 2 December 1986
English Heritage Building ID: 148524
OS Grid Reference: SO9446636637
OS Grid Coordinates: 394466, 236637
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0281, -2.0821
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KEMERTON CP -
SO 9436 - 9536
12/72 Old Manor
House. Mid-C17 with mid-C19 and mid-C20 alterations and additions.
Timber-framed with painted brick and rendered infill, painted brick replace-
ment walling and refacing and machine-tiled roof with large brick stack to
main ridge and C19 brick stack to rear south end of main ridge. Hall and
cross-wing plan. Hall part of probably three framed bays aligned north/south
with large chimney between northern and central bay forming former lobby-entry
plan. Cross-wing is of two framed bays and is situated at north gable end.
Two storeys. Framing: hall part has three panels from sill to wall-plate,
long straight braces in the lower front corners and a collar and tie-beam
truss with two struts below the collar and a V-strut in the apex at the
south gable end. The cross-wing has a row of rectangular panels from girding-
beam to wall-plate on its north side (some have a rail dividing them into two
panels) with short straight cusped upper corner braces and there is a collar
and tie-beam truss with two struts at both gable ends. West front elevation:
irregular fenestration, windows are mainly C20 casements. Hall part has a 2-
light and a single-light window and a 3-light and a 2-light window with plank
weatherings on the ground floor. (The single-light window is inserted into
the blocked doorway which once formed the lobby-entrance). There are three
2-light windows and two 3-light windows on the first floor. The gable end of
the cross-wing has a 2-light window on both floors, the first floor window has
a cambered head. The main entrance is at the rear. Attached to the hall part
of the building is a West of England fire insurance mark.
Listing NGR: SO9446636637
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Source: English Heritage
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