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Manor House, Ringstead

Description: Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 23 May 1967
English Heritage Building ID: 232430

OS Grid Reference: SP9850675092
OS Grid Coordinates: 498506, 275092
Latitude/Longitude: 52.3650, -0.5547

Location: 42 Church Street, Ringstead, Northamptonshire NN14 4DH

Locality: Ringstead
Local Authority: East Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN14 4DH

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Listing Text

SO97NE (South side)
2/128 No.13 (Manor House)

Manor house. Dated 1765. Limestone ashlar with C20 plain tile roof. Double depth
plan. 2 storeys with attic. Main front of 5-window range. Central 6-panel door
has moulded stone and eared surround with pulvinated frieze and cornice.
Fanlight with diagonal glazing bars and quatrefoil. Sash windows with glazing
bars under stone lintels with keyblocks. Chamfered plinth and rusticated quoins
at corners. 3 hipped roof dormers. Moulded stone cornice and ashlar gable
parapets with brick and stone stacks at ends. Flight of steps with iron handrail
to front door. Right gable has 3 cross casements under wood lintels. Central
rainwater head from hidden valley has date and armorial crests. Rear elevation
has irregularly spaced sash windows similar to main front. Interior: C18
staircase with turned balusters. First floor rooms have wood fireplace surrounds
each with a pulvinated frieze. One has a moulded stone inner surround with
reeded keyblock similar to fire surround at Stanwick Hall (q.v.).

Listing NGR: SP9850675092

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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