Description: The Manor House
Date Listed: 5 September 1985
English Heritage Building ID: 239586
OS Grid Reference: NY9505175580
OS Grid Coordinates: 395051, 575580
Latitude/Longitude: 55.0747, -2.0790
NY 97 NE CHOLLERTON COLWELL
11/51 The Manor House
House C16 or C17. Altered C20. Random rubble with Welsh slate roofs. Walls
c 4 feet thick. 2 storeys, 3 bays. Central doorway has lintel with flattened
Tudor arch partly hidden behind C20 porch. C20 door.
Windows are early C20 casements in openings of former 2-light mullioned windows.
Stumps of several double-chamfered mullions still visible. Recessed, chamfered
Right return has 2 large late C20 windows and one small blocked square window
with chamfered surround.
Similar, formerly 2-light, window to rear and blocked doorway with flattened
Left return has stumps of further walls and large external stack, formerly
Gabled roof with flat coping at right and rebuilt brick end stacks.
The house is the remains of the manor of the Widdrington family and is included
for historical value.
Listing NGR: NY9505175580
Source: English Heritage
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