Description: The Manor House
Date Listed: 4 February 1969
English Heritage Building ID: 234312
OS Grid Reference: SP4830452442
OS Grid Coordinates: 448304, 252442
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1681, -1.2951
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BODDINGTON HILL ROAD
SP45SE (West side)
2/40 The Manor House
Manor House. Mid C17. Restored early C20. Squared coursed lias with asbestos
tile roof. Originally 3-unit plan with cross wing to the right. 2 storeys with
attic. Main front: 4-window range of 3-light stone mullioned windows with hood
moulds. Central C20 door has moulded stone surround and 4 centred arch head, the
flanking windows are 4-light stone mullions with hood moulds. Central dormer has
2-light stone mullion window and ashlar gable parapets and kneelers. Left gable
and cross wing have ashlar gable parapets and kneelers. Stone stacks at ends.
Elevations to left and right similar with stone mullion windows. Cellar under
left bay has 2 stone mullion windows. Rear extended in early C20. Interior: Room
to left of entrance has C17 corner fireplace with moulded stone surround. Room
to right of entrance has large C17 open fireplace with moulded stone surround
decorated with roundels. Room to far right has remains of open fireplace. 3
first floor rooms have C17 fireplaces with moulded stone surrounds. Staircase to
attic retains some original splat balusters.
(R.B. Wood-Jones, Traditional Domestic Architecture in the Banbury Region,
p.252, 266, and 292).
Listing NGR: SP4830452442
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Source: English Heritage
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