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Manor House, Slyne-with-Hest

Description: Manor House

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 1 August 1952
English Heritage Building ID: 181982

OS Grid Reference: SD4776066005
OS Grid Coordinates: 347760, 466005
Latitude/Longitude: 54.0873, -2.8001

Location: Manor Lane, Slyne, Lancashire LA2 6BE

Locality: Slyne-with-Hest
Local Authority: Lancaster City Council
County: Lancashire
Country: England
Postcode: LA2 6BE

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Listing Text


6/216 Manor House
1.8.1952 (formerly listed as
Slyne Manor House)


House, 1681. Cobble with sandstone dressings and slate roof. T-plan with
central entry and gable stacks. 2 1/2-storey 5-bay symmetrical composition.
Rebated and chamfered cross windows with continuous drip courses on both
floors, with 3 2-light rebated and chamfered mullioned attic windows. Deep
moulding of door jambs continues around shaped lintel. Plaque 'CGM 1681'
(Cornelius and Mary Green) set above doorway. Drip courses terminate
beyond windows on return walls. On the ground floor of the south gable is a
2-light rebated and ovolo-mullioned window, with a blocked cross window on
the 1st floor. Gables have copings, shaped kneelers and stacks with weather
offsets and moulded copings. Rear wing has several similar windows, including
one of 4 lights and one with ovolo mullions. West wall of wing has doorway
with moulding which continues around shaped lintel. Chimney on front.
Interior. South front room has moulded stone mantel, panelling and court
cupboard 'CG 1681'). North room has raised and fielded panelling with fluted
Doric pilasters to each side of fireplace and round-headed cupboard with
upper doors missing. Rear wing has open well closed-string stair with square
newels and turn balusters. Attic has upper crucks with carpenter's marks.

Listing NGR: SD4776066005

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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