Description: Manor Farmhouse
Date Listed: 20 December 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 315536
OS Grid Reference: ST9170768470
OS Grid Coordinates: 391707, 168470
Latitude/Longitude: 51.4152, -2.1206
LACOCK HIGH STREET
4/101 Manor Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
20.12.60 Abbey Farmhouse)
Farmhouse, C16 or earlier and C18 with alterations, rubble stone
with stone slate roofs. Two storeys. Central crosswing with
principal range to east probably a C18 rebuild on site of hall, and
wing to west, C19 service range rebuilt on earlier ground floor.
Crosswing has heavy cornerstones, coped gable and saddlestone,
upper 16-pane sash and ground floor door with C20 stone slate hood
and renewed cross window to right. Massive side-wall stack with
chamfered single light window adjoining. Crosswing rear has west
side Tudor-arched doorway, now window and early mullion window in
rear wall, now concealed by lean-to. Main range to right is
rendered with ridge and end stacks. Door in C19 ashlar gabled
porch with one-window range of triple casements to left, 2-window
range of 12-pane sashes in flush surrounds to right. To rear left
a gabled stair tower with 18-pane thick glazing bar sash. To left
of crosswing, 3-window, 2-storey range with west end stack and
casement windows, C19 upper floor, ground floor stonework earlier.
Interior: crosswing has deep chamfered beams to first floor and
fine 3-bay windbraced roof with tie-beam and angle-strut trusses.
Listing NGR: ST9170868472
Source: English Heritage
Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.