Description: Manor Farm House
Date Listed: 24 March 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 261763
OS Grid Reference: ST6652223145
OS Grid Coordinates: 366522, 123145
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0067, -2.4785
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ST6623 CHARLTON HORETHORNE CP HORSE LANE (West side)
8/27 Manor Farm House
(previously listed as Manor House)
Manor house. 1608. Local stone ashlar; plain clay tiles over stone slate base courses between coped gables; some stone
chimney stacks with moulded caps, remainder rendered brickwork. Double roof plan, with projecting 2 storey North porch
and semi-circular plan stair turret on East side. 2 storeys with cellars and attics, 5 bays. Plinth, continuous strings
over windows at both levels; hollow chamfered mullioned and transomed windows, 4-light below and 3-light above in outer
bays, 2-lights both levels bays 2 and 4; projecting porch to bay 3 has slightly pitched coping, with semi-circular
arched opening with impost blocks, keystone and decorated arch, flanked by two semi-circualar plan shell niches;
strapwork frieze and band course, a cartouche of arms, then a 3-light mullioned and transomed window. Side and rear
elevation to match. Interior drastically changed, but entrance hall has original 2-and 6-panel doors, a dado and carved
archway to the rear; the windows in the North West room retain their shutters, and both stairways appear to be C17.
Listing NGR: ST6652223145
Source: English Heritage
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