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Description: The Old Manor House
Date Listed: 26 August 1970
English Heritage Building ID: 191187
OS Grid Reference: SP5254390093
OS Grid Coordinates: 452543, 290093
Latitude/Longitude: 52.5062, -1.2273
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MAIN STREET (West Side)
3/38 The Old Manor House
House. Largely C16 but displaying evidence of several phases of building (or
rebuilding). Timber framed, of post and truss construction, with brick panel
infill, and a brick right-hand bay with granite in the gable wall. Thatched
roof. 2 storied. 3 bays of timber framing and a brick bay with 2 renewed
casement windows to right of doorway which is perhaps a C18 addition. Right
hand timber framed bay has continuous vertical posts one of which is arch
braced, on padstones, and with a single middle rail. It contains the doorway
to the right. The two bays beyond are higher, possibly of slightly later
date. The outer posts have curved arched braces, straight braces to central
post. Two middle rails. Windows are renewed 3-light casements on each
floor. Stack behind entry.
Listing NGR: SP5254390093
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Source: English Heritage
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