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Description: Manor Farmhouse with Forecourt Railings and Gates
Date Listed: 5 March 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 212863
OS Grid Reference: SJ7254288016
OS Grid Coordinates: 372542, 388016
Latitude/Longitude: 53.3883, -2.4143
SJ 78 NW DUNHAM MASSEY STATION ROAD
6/104 Manor Farmhouse
5.3.39 with forecourt railings and
Farmhouse, built as a Dower House by the 2nd Earl of
Warrington. Mid C18. Flemish and English garden wall bond
brick with graduated slate and stone slate roofs. Double-
depth central-staircase plan with 3 bays, 3 storeys, a 3-
storey brewery wing at the left and a porch at the rear.
Stone plinth. Recessed porch with semi-elliptical brick
arch, 6-panel door with overlight and stone steps with iron
handrails. 2 12-pane sash windows on the ground floor and 3
15-pane on the first, all with flat brick arches and stone
sills; 3 casement windows with glazing bars to second floor.
Coped gablet with kneelers over central bay with a clock
face in a brick surround. Gable stacks and coped gables
with kneelers. Similar gablet to rear but all casement
windows with segmental brick arched heads. Rear ground
floor and wing has 2 and 3-light double-chamfered stone
mullion windows and wing has a hipped roof. Good garden
forecourt with enriched wrought ironwork double gates and
railings and rusticated stone piers. Interior has a good
staircase with turned spindle balusters and deep handrail,
and a panelled room with fluted pilasters and ovolo-moulded
Listing NGR: SJ7254288016
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Source: English Heritage
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