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Description: The Old Manor
Date Listed: 18 May 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 235302
OS Grid Reference: SP7870050544
OS Grid Coordinates: 478700, 250544
Latitude/Longitude: 52.1476, -0.8512
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HARTWELL FOREST ROAD
SP7850 (East side)
11/65 No.38 (The Old Manor)
House. Dated 1681, much restored 1981. Coursed squared limestone, renewed
limestone dressings, thatch roof and brick ridge stack. 3-unit lobby-entry plan.
2 storeys and attic; 4-window range. Plank door just right of centre with
moulded eared stone surround, pulvinated frieze and moulded cornice. 2-light
flat-faced stone mullion windows to ground floor left and right with similar
surrounds, two small 1-light windows to ground floor left of centre with wood
lintels. 2-light flat-faced stone mullion windows to 1st floor with eared stone
surrounds. Plinth with chamfered ironstone coping, ironstone quoins, 6 roosting
holes to 1st floor right of centre and 2 roof dormers. Right gable end facing
street has 3-light flat-faced stone mullion windows to ground, 1st and attic
floors with eared stone surrounds, pulvinated friezes and moulded cornices;
datestone above 1st floor window inscribed H/IH/1681. Interior has spine beams,
corner fireplace and open fireplace with chamfered bressumer.
Listing NGR: SP7870050544
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Source: English Heritage
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