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The Manor, Harlaston

Description: The Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 29 October 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 272814

OS Grid Reference: SK2149810827
OS Grid Coordinates: 421498, 310827
Latitude/Longitude: 52.6947, -1.6833

Location: Main Road, Harlaston, Staffordshire B79 9JX

Locality: Harlaston
Local Authority: Lichfield District Council
County: Staffordshire
Country: England
Postcode: B79 9JX

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Listing Text

SK 21 SW HARLASTON C.P. MANOR LANE (North-east side)

2/61 The Manor


House. Late C17, remodelled and extended in the late C19. Timber
framed with brick extension, now roughcast; plain tile roof; roughcast
brick external end stack. Original house aligned north-east/south-west
facing north-west, 2 framed bays of unequal length; rear wing added in
the late C19, to form a rough T-shape. 2 storeys; 2 windows, casements,
exposed queen strut roof truss and corner post to right-hand gable. The
present entrance is at the north-west end of the rear range, it has a re-
used datestone of 1690 above the door. Interior: the principal room of
the main house is in the south-west bay, it has a late C19 Gothic style
stone fireplace at the south-west end inscribed "GRIPE GRIFFIN / HOLD FAST".
Both ground floor rooms have spine beams with very wide chamfers, the
beam in the north-east room has a carved boss. Exposed square panelled
timber framing to the central partition and rear wall; spine beam to
first floor riim of north-east bay, first floor room of south-west bay
is open to the roof.

Listing NGR: SK2149810827

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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