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Manor Farmhouse, Hannington

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II*
Date Listed: 26 January 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 318338

OS Grid Reference: SU1722395283
OS Grid Coordinates: 417223, 195283
Latitude/Longitude: 51.6561, -1.7524

Locality: Hannington
County: Swindon
Country: England
Postcode: SN6 7RX

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Listing Text

Manor Farmhouse
(formerly listed as
SU 19 NE 2/226 26.1.55


Apparently mid-to-late C17 but possibly later (see porch). Symmetrical front.
Two and a half storeys. Two gabled bays. Rubble with ashlar quoins and weathered
coping with ball-finials and moulded footstones to gables. Stone tile roofs
with central chimneys of 3 diagonal shafts (modern brick). Plinth, chamfered
lintel strings to ground and first floors. Three light ovolo mullion windows
with relieving arches. Two light attic windows with drips and bullseyes over.
Central projecting ashlar gabled tower porch of 2 storeys, appears circa 1720.
Segmental pediment to eared doorway; label over, apparently returning that
of main building. Modern Tudor-style door.
Two storey angled bay on return to south of 1-3-1 lights with lintel strings returned.
Lower gabled extension to left with blocked attic, a further chimney with
diagonal shafts, rear door to left of chimney axis with granary over.
Interior: interesting Jacobean-type staircase with slat ballusters and on
landing an unusual double stair arrangement.

Listing NGR: SU1722395283

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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