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Manor House (Winchester House School), Brackley

Description: Manor House (Winchester House School)

Grade: II
Date Listed: 22 April 1950
English Heritage Building ID: 233862

OS Grid Reference: SP5867637248
OS Grid Coordinates: 458676, 237248
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0305, -1.1461

Location: High Street, Brackley, Northamptonshire NN13 7AZ

Locality: Brackley
Local Authority: South Northamptonshire District Council
County: Northamptonshire
Country: England
Postcode: NN13 7AZ

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Listing Text

(West Side)
Manor House
(Winchester House
SP 5837 2/6 22.4.50.
1875-7 rebuilding of large mansion in Elizabethan style for the 3rd Earl of
Ellesmere. 2 storeys and attics in coursed rubble with ashlar quoins and dressings,
gabled stone slated and tiled roof, with gabled dormers, tall clustered shafts
to chimneystacks. Casement windows, mainly lattice, with stone mullions and
transoms, chamfered reveals, some dripmoulds. South courtyard front has some
half timbering and plaster infilling to top floor backed by brickwork. Tower
and turret west of main garden front, which has stone gabled porch. C16 road
porch: 4 centred arch, dripmould, original door.

Listing NGR: SP5867637248

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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