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The Manor House, Selsey

Description: The Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 5 June 1958
English Heritage Building ID: 301105

OS Grid Reference: SZ8582093764
OS Grid Coordinates: 485820, 93764
Latitude/Longitude: 50.7372, -0.7852

Location: 29 Manor Farm Court, The Willows PO20 0JT

Locality: Selsey
Local Authority: Chichester District Council
County: West Sussex
Country: England
Postcode: PO20 0JT

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Listing Text

SZ 8493/8593
41/887 The Manor House
(Previously listed as The Old
Manor House (High Street)
- II

House. Probably C17 refronted in early C20 and altered in C20. Stone rubble
with galletting on stone and brick plinth, tiled roof with red chimney stacks.
2 storeys and 2 parallel ranges. L-shaped. Front elevation has brick modillion
eaves cornice, and pilasters and pilasters at the ends of the windows. 3 sashes
(2 double) to main part and 1 double sash in set back wing to right-hand side.
Cambered arches to ground floor windows. Central doorcase with open pediment
pilasters, Gothick glazing to semicircular fanlight, panelled reveals and 6
panelled door. Rear elevation similar but with 3 modern triple dormers to roof
and 5 sashes, with cambered brick arches to ground floor windows. The staircase
has been replaced in C20 but a repositioned early C19 newel post and 2 circular-
rails to a subsidiary staircase may be the remains of the original staircase.
Fireplace in right-hand ground floor room has a beam with 3 graffitti of sailing
ships. There is also a massive spine beam with lambs tongue stops and oak
panelling, probably C20.

Listing NGR: SZ8582093764

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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