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The Old Manor House and Forecourt Wall, Stawell

Description: The Old Manor House and Forecourt Wall

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 March 1963
English Heritage Building ID: 269599

OS Grid Reference: ST3694238281
OS Grid Coordinates: 336942, 138281
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1403, -2.9027

Location: Stawell Road, Stawell, Somerset TA7 9AE

Locality: Stawell
Local Authority: Sedgemoor District Council
County: Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: TA7 9AE

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Listing Text

2/75 The Old Manor House and forecourt
- II

Manor house, now house. Late C18. Flemish bond red brick, coursed and squared rubble on returns, painted freestone
dressings, brick stacks with moulded stone caps, eaves cornice, plain-tiled hansard roof with coped verges. Symmetrical
Classical frontage. Two storeys, 1:1:1 bays, tall C20 16-pane sash windows to ground floor, squat C20 16-pane sash
windows on first floor, wedge lintols with emphasised freestone keys; centre bay breaks forward under a triangular
pediment, flanking grooved pilasters. Central door opening, panelled and glazed Gothick door, stone doorcase with
flanking fluted pilasters, keystone, shallow hood on consoles. Original interiors with simple features in coeval style.
Brick forecourt wall with freestone dressings, piers to each side and central gate piers with domed caps, C20

Listing NGR: ST3694238281

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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