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Gatehouse to West of Manor Farmhouse, Whatley

Description: Gatehouse to West of Manor Farmhouse

Grade: I
Date Listed: 11 March 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 266916

OS Grid Reference: ST7337347611
OS Grid Coordinates: 373373, 147611
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2271, -2.3827

Locality: Whatley
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA11 3LE

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Listing Text


3/218 Gatehouse to West of Manor
(previously listed as Gatehouse)


Gatehouse. Circa 1500. Randon local limestone rubble, plain tile roof. 2-storeys, all window openings blocked apart
from left side of ground floor. Arched entry slightly left of centre; moulded Tudor arch, carved spandrels and label,
corbelling above with blocked panel, probably retains of oriel. Tudor arch doorway within passage. Double chamfer
depressed arch to rear probably also c1500. Rear has stone steps to first floor doorway on left side, chamfered Tudor
arch; similar blocked opening to right of stairs below. Corbelled chimney breast to left of arch, plain doorway over
arch. Interior of 4-bays retains original roof trusses, one raised cruck with arch brace. Walls partially plastered;
fireplace in heavily chamfered Tudor arch surround.

Listing NGR: ST7337347611

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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