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Manor House, Knightwick

Description: Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 12 November 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 151342

OS Grid Reference: SO7216855061
OS Grid Coordinates: 372168, 255061
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1931, -2.4086

Location: Knightwick, Worcestershire WR6 5RD

Locality: Knightwick
Local Authority: Malvern Hills District Council
County: Worcestershire
Country: England
Postcode: WR6 5RD

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Listing Text


1/35 Manor House

- II*

Farmhouse. Early C18. Brick with hipped, tiled roof. 2 storeys
and platt band; 7 bays, 2:3:2, with 4 brick pilasters, one at each
end and at main bay divisions; windows are 18-pane sashes with
gauged flat heads except for 2 end bays to right where upper left
window is blocked and 2 ground floor windows which have a wooden mullion
and 2 transomes; there is a small wooden sign with DAIRY painted on it
above the right ground floor window; central half-glazed, panelled double
doors recessed within moulded architrave and canopy with simple moulded
detail. Brick stacks to ridge above pilasters to central 3 bays.
Interior Hall fireplace has late C17 carved oak panelled chimney-piece;
Parlour has Jacobean panelling with fluted frieze with early C18 aedicule
in south wall with painting of 4 nude children at back of recess, plaster
ceiling of four deep panels with moulded edges, and late C17 carved oak
chimneypiece; part of early C18 dog-legged stair with a moulded handrail
and turned balusters survives above first floor level. The farmhouse is
built upon the sandstone cellars of a C17 or earlier building; three 2-
light mullioned cellar windows survive in the south elevation.

Listing NGR: SO7216855061

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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