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The Manor House, Highley

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 31 October 1989
English Heritage Building ID: 255089

OS Grid Reference: SO7423683142
OS Grid Coordinates: 374236, 283142
Latitude/Longitude: 52.4456, -2.3805

Location: B4555, Highley, Shropshire WV16 6NG

Locality: Highley
County: Shropshire
Country: England
Postcode: WV16 6NG

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Listing Text

The following building shall be added:


32/38A The Manor House


Farmhouse, now house. Mid/late C16, with early C17 cross wing added
to left. Timber-framed, divided into small panels with brick infill;
gabled plain tile roofs; brick rear lateral stacks. 2-unit plan with
cross wing. 2 storeys; 2-window range. C20 door and casements; gable
end of cross wing to right has ovolo-moulded bressummer to first-floor
jetty. C.1980 one-storey extension to rear. Interior: exposed tim-
ber framing. Mid/late C16 range to left has quartered stop-chamfered
beams and joists in main room divided by timber-framed partition (with
blocked doorway) from small service room to left; right-hand gable
wall, formerly an exterior wall, has moulded bressummer to first-floor
jetty; 2-bay queen-post roof with criss-cross pattern to wattle and
daub panels of off-centre truss. Cross-wing to right has similar stop-
chamfered beams, but with later form of jointing to joists; 2-bay
collar-truss roof with trenched purlins. Stop-chamfered beams to all
of first floor.

Listing NGR: SO7423683142

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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