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Manor House, Knebworth

Description: Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 March 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 162111

OS Grid Reference: TL2316920512
OS Grid Coordinates: 523169, 220512
Latitude/Longitude: 51.8696, -0.2124

Location: Old Knebworth Lane, Knebworth, Hertfordshire SG3 6QD

Locality: Knebworth
Local Authority: North Hertfordshire District Council
County: Hertfordshire
Country: England
Postcode: SG3 6QD

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Listing Text

Old Knebworth
(north side)

3/159 Manor House



House. Late C18. Large rear extension of late C19. Red brick.
Plain tile roof. 2 storeys and attics. Brick dentilled eaves to
C18 part. The road elevation has 5 recessed sash windows.
Central flush panel door in moulded architrave frame. 2 box sash
dormers. Left side terminates towards garden in a 2-storey, 3-
sided window bay. To the left of this are 2 sash windows and 2
hipped dormers. Courtyard elevation has C18 flush panel door
and arched 1st floor window. Gauged heads to C18 windows. Some
burnt headers. Interior has central C18 dogleg staircase with
plain moulded balusters. Wooden panelled gate and cornice to
front by Sir Edwin Lutyens, early C20.

Listing NGR: TL2299220874

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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