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Manor House, Mears Ashby

Description: Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 May 1954
English Heritage Building ID: 233530

OS Grid Reference: SP8370766653
OS Grid Coordinates: 483707, 266653
Latitude/Longitude: 52.2916, -0.7741

Location: Manor Road, Mears Ashby, Northamptonshire NN6 0DR

Locality: Mears Ashby
Local Authority: Wellingborough Borough Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN6 0DR

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Listing Text

SP8366 (East side)
16/247 Manor House

- II

Shown as No.25 on Ordnance Survey map.
Manor house. Early C18. Lias ashlar with original plain-tile and
slate roofs. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys with attic. Entrance front of 3-window
range. Central ashlar porch has pilasters at corners, simple cornice and flat
roof. 6-panel door with glazed top lights and arch head fanlight. Sash windows
with glazing bars under gauged stone arches. Flat string course between floors.
Moulded ashlar cornice and gabled roof dormers with casement windows. Hipped
roof with brick stacks at ridge. Early C19 one bay extension to left has similar
first floor window and hipped slate roof. Elevation to right of entrance front
is similar of 2-window range with blank window to first floor left. Garden front
to rear of entrance front is also similar: 3-window range with central C19
French windows with margin lights. Early C19 extension to right has 2 narrow
sash windows with glazing bars. Interior: entrance hall has C18 style staircase
altered C20. Some 6-panelled doors and panelled window reveals.

Listing NGR: SP8370766653

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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