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The Manor, Brixton Deverill

Description: The Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 11 September 1968
English Heritage Building ID: 313264

OS Grid Reference: ST8641138731
OS Grid Coordinates: 386411, 138731
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1477, -2.1956

Location: B3095, Brixton Deverill, Wiltshire BA12 7EJ

Locality: Brixton Deverill
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7EJ

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Listing Text

ST 83 NE
(east side)
The Manor, (formerly listed as Manor


Manor house. C15, mid C17 and late C18 refenestration and
additions. Rubble stone, tiled roof, brick stacks. L-plan: hall
with cross range to south. Two-storey, 4-windowed front. Six-
panelled door in moulded architrave with flat wooden hood on
chamfered posts to right of hall, to left are pair of 16-pane
sashes and one 3-light recessed chamfered mullioned casement.
First floor has two 3-light mullioned casements. Cross wing
slightly projecting to right has two 12-pane sashes in beaded
architraves to ground and first floor, round-arched beaded
architrave with keystone and imposts and fixed window to attic
gable. Right return has large external stack to left, C19 casement
to right, first floor has two casements and one small C15 square
headed arched light to left. Rear has planked door in beaded case
to main range with 2-light mullioned casement to right and two 2-
light mullioned casements to first floor. C18 stair extension to
left has recessed chamfered mullioned casement to basement, pair of
beaded mullioned sashes to ground and first floors, 2-light beaded
mullioned casement to attic, return has large external stack,
beaded cross window and single beaded light. Rear of cross wing,
refenestrated C18, has tripartite sash in beaded architrave and two
2-light C19 casements to first floor. Attached to left return is
single storey scullery with 4-light casement.
Interior has deeply chamfered beams to hall, C15 Tudor-arched stone
doorway with carved spandrels and oak door leads to cross range,
probably former solar, to south. Flagstone floors throughout main
rooms of ground floor. Late C18 open well stairs to rear have two
turned balusters per tread, shaped cheeks and turned newels.

Listing NGR: ST8641138731

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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