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Description: Manor House
Date Listed: 21 July 1951
English Heritage Building ID: 191133
OS Grid Reference: SP7088694484
OS Grid Coordinates: 470886, 294484
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5436, -0.9562
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HIGH STREET (South Side)
21. 7. 51 Manor House
House. Early C17, altered C18-C20 Ashlar, coursed rubble stone and to rear,
red brick. Swithland slate roof with brick ridge and end stacks. Stone
plinth and dressings and stone coped gables with kneelers. Gabled cross wing
to right. 2 1/2 storeys of stone mullion windows, mostly with hood moulds and
leaded lights. On 1st floor are 2 4-lights with 2-light on projecting gable
inner return and 4-light on gable front. 3-light in gable attic. On ground
floor, from left, 4-light, 2-light, moulded stone doorway with Tudor arch and
plank door, 2-light on inner return, and 4-light on gable front. On right end
are casements and blocked stone mullion windows. Inside are chamfered beams
with broach stops, a stone fireplace with Tudor arch, and former kitchen
fireplace with large cambered stone arch. Formerly an H plan house, the left
wing of which was demolished c1800. V.C.H., Vol.V and Pevsner.
Listing NGR: SP7088694484
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Source: English Heritage
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