Description: Ashton Manor
Date Listed: 3 May 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 235239
OS Grid Reference: SP7645250041
OS Grid Coordinates: 476452, 250041
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1434, -0.8842
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ASHTON ROADE HILL
SP75SE (West side)
1/4 No.7 (Ashton Manor)
03/05/68 (Formerly listed as No.7)
Manor house, now house. Early C17 with earlier origins, altered C19. Coursed
limestone rubble, old plain-tile roofs. Stone end and ridge stacks. L-plan. 2
storeys and attic and 3 storeys. C20 door near re-entrant angle with wood
lintel. 2- and 3-light casement windows with wood lintels, some stop-moulded.
Massive end stack to outer right end of main range, upper portion partly resting
on stone corbel. Large segmental-arched opening to end of other wing, now
glazed. Former outbuilding range now part of house projects to rear; one storey
and loft. Interior: stop-chamfered spine beans, fine dog-leg staircase from
ground floor to attic with square newel posts and turned balusters. Stone
fireplace with moulded Tudor-arched head and jambs, and stone fireplaces 1
associated with large end stack to ground, 1st and 2nd floors all with chamfered
cambered heads, smaller to upper rooms. Sub-divided C19 and split up into 4
dwellings until 1953.
Listing NGR: SP7645250041
Source: English Heritage
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