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Manor House Farmhouse, Hinton St George

Description: Manor House Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 4 February 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 262337

OS Grid Reference: ST4194012584
OS Grid Coordinates: 341940, 112584
Latitude/Longitude: 50.9098, -2.8272

Location: West Street, Hinton St George, Somerset TA17 8SB

Locality: Hinton St George
Local Authority: South Somerset District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA17 8SB

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Listing Text


7/87 Manor House Farmhouse
(formerly listed as Manor


Detached farmhouse. Probably C17, substantially remodelled and extended in C18. Ham stone cut and squared, ashlar
dressings: thatched roof with coped east gable, plain south gable, hipped on angle; brick chimney stacks. 'U' plan; 2
storeys; 5 bays, symmetrical facade to north. Plinth; hollow-chamfered mullioned windows in wave-mould recesses, all
3-light with separate labels, but those to bay 5 now blind. To lower bay 3 a 6-panel door in beaded ashlar surround,
under open pediment hood on console brackets, the mouldings extended to either side over two-light beaded sidelights.
West elevation of 3 bays, with 12-pane sash windows bays 1 and 2 and pairs of 9-pane sashes to bay 3, having exposed
boxes with timber architraves. Wing to rear of the west crosswing, set lower, with late C18/early C19 leaded casement
windows. Interior not seen, but reported is a former cross-passage 3-room plan, with the west room, which has a 4-bay
beam and panel ceiling in which the beams are now concealed by decorative plasterwork, becoming a crosswing in the C18,
with a new grander stair added to the rear: tie bean roof trusses. (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4194012584

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Source: English Heritage

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