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The Manor House, Forecourt Wall, Gatepiers and Gate, Stratton on the Fosse

Description: The Manor House, Forecourt Wall, Gatepiers and Gate

Grade: II
Date Listed: 2 June 1961
English Heritage Building ID: 267997

OS Grid Reference: ST6589350760
OS Grid Coordinates: 365893, 150760
Latitude/Longitude: 51.2550, -2.4901

Location: Church Lane, Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Somerset BA3 4QN

Locality: Stratton on the Fosse
Local Authority: Mendip District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 4QN

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Listing Text

13/185 The Manor House, forecourt wall,
gatepiers and gate
(previously listed as The Old
Manor House)

Manor house, now part of Downside Abbey estate. C17; C18 and C20 alteration. Coursed rubble, flush dressed quoins,
moulded stone eaves cornice, coped verges, pantile roof, rubble stacks with caps. Two storeys and attic, 5 bays, 2 and
3-light moulded stone-mullioned window to first floor, stopped labels; sash windows with glazing bars in moulded
architraves to ground floor. Similar architrave surrounds central door opening, renewed late C20, triangular pediment
on brackets, C20 panelled door. Single bay outshut of lower height to left. Rubble forecourt wall with a dressed stone
coping, central polygonal ashlar gate piers, wrought-iron gate.

Listing NGR: ST6588850758

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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