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The Manor House, Whissendine

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 14 June 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 186736

OS Grid Reference: SK8344914377
OS Grid Coordinates: 483449, 314377
Latitude/Longitude: 52.7206, -0.7659

Location: Station Road, Whissendine, Rutland LE15 7HG

Locality: Whissendine
County: Rutland
Country: England
Postcode: LE15 7HG

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Listing Text


SK 81 SW STATION ROAD (East side)


14.6.54 The Manor House


House of C17 with earlier origins and C19 alterations. Coursed squared
rubble stone with stone dressings, plinth, and 1st floor moulded band
and Welsh slate roof with stone central ridge and end stacks. Shouldered
stone coped gables with finials, and hood moulds to 1st and 2nd floor
windows. Gable facing, entrance front to left. 2½ storeys of stone mullion
windows, with C19 1 storey extension to left projecting forward. Central
C19 stone and timber framed gabled porch and door with 2-light over and
2-light dormer above. Small oval window to left of 1st floor 2-light.
To right of porch a 4-light with 3-light mullion and transom window over
and 3-light dormer above. On left extension a 2-light on inner return
and 2-light to front. A further window over extension. On left end a
doorway with moulded stone drop arch surround. Rear or garden front has
large projecting gable to right. Here a 4-light on ground floor, a window
over consisting of a pair of 2-light mullion and transom windows and
a 4-light in the gable. A doorway with stone frame in inner return. Otherwise
2 3-light mullion and transom windows with a similar 2-light and 3-light
over, and a 3-light dormer above. Inside an early C17 stone fireplace
with moulded Tudor arch.

Listing NGR: SK8344914377

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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