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Old Manor House, Sopworth

Description: Old Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 28 October 1959
English Heritage Building ID: 318166

OS Grid Reference: ST8270186174
OS Grid Coordinates: 382701, 186174
Latitude/Longitude: 51.5742, -2.2510

Location: Church Lane, Sopworth, Wiltshire SN14 6PR

Locality: Sopworth
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SN14 6PR

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Listing Text

ST 88 NW (west side)
Old Manor House (formerly listed
as House south of George Inn)

Detached house. Circa 1700 with c1840 alterations and additions.
Colourwashed render with rusticated stone quoins, ashlar dressings
and gabled roof with slate to the south-east and stone slate to the
north-west; end rendered stacks. Two-storey, 5-bay south-east
front. All windows are flat section ovolo-moulded cross mullions
with small pane casements. Central doorway with panelled jambs and
bolection architrave, flat hood on carved brackets and 4-raised-
and-fielded panel door with 4 top glazed lights. Moulded plinth
course, first floor continuous string course and coved cornice.
Rear reveals 1840 additions encasing original staircase tower.
Interior. Inaccessible, but reputed to have original staircase
and panelling in ground floor rooms.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Wiltshire, 1975)

Listing NGR: ST8270186174

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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