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Manor House Upper Manor, Irthlingborough

Description: Manor House Upper Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 8 May 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 232385

OS Grid Reference: SP9500470870
OS Grid Coordinates: 495004, 270870
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3277, -0.6073

Location: 31 Station Road, Irthlingborough NN9 5TN

Locality: Irthlingborough
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN9 5TN

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Listing Text

SP97SE, SP9470NE (North side)
5/83, 16/83 Manor House, and Upper Manor
08/05/50 (Formerly listed as Manor

Shown as Manor House and Upper and Lower Manor on Ordnance Survey map.
Manor house, now 2 dwellings. Mid C17, partially remodelled late C18/mid C19,
and late C19. Squared coursed limestone with C20 plain tile roof. H-plan. 2
storeys with attic. Main front of 4 bays with end 2 bays breaking forward as
gabled cross wings. Centre 2-window range of 2-light stone mullion windows,
ground floor renewed late C19. Large C19 six-light canted stone bay window to
ground and first floor of left gable. C17 three-light stone mullion windows to
attic of each gable. Oval plaque in return wall of left gable. Central C20 door
has moulded stone surround with 4-centred head. Ashlar gable parapets and
kneelers and ashlar stacks with cornices at ridge and ends. Garden front to
right of main front is a 3-window range of late C18/early C19 tall sash windows
with glazing bars with plain ashlar surrounds. Panelled door to right of centre
has reeded wood surround with lions heads. Oval plaque above door. Elevation to
left;of main front is a 3-window range of irregularly spaced 3-light stone
mullion windows. Central door has moulded stone surround. Some C20 extensions to
rear elevation. Interior: Manor House has 4 and 6 panelled doors with reeded
surrounds and lions heads. Window surrounds are similar with panelled reveals.
Staircase around open well has stick balustrade and rib-vaulted ceiling. Attic
room has one C17 panelled door. Original roof trusses. Upper manor not inspected
but noted as having staircase with some C17 turned balusters.

Listing NGR: SP9500470870

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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