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Manor Farmhouse, East Knoyle

Description: Manor Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 9 September 1987
English Heritage Building ID: 321135

OS Grid Reference: ST8760531347
OS Grid Coordinates: 387605, 131347
Latitude/Longitude: 51.0813, -2.1783

Location: New Road, East Knoyle, Wiltshire SP3 6BJ

Locality: East Knoyle
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: SP3 6BJ

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Listing Text

ST 83 SE
(east side)
8/29 Manor Farmhouse

Farmhouse, now detached house. Late C17 and early C18. Good
dressed limestone, tiled roof, 3 pairs of gauged brick spiral
stacks, coped verges. Two-storey, 5-window. 1930s planked door in
beaded stone architrave to right of centre, two 2-light recessed
chamfered mullioned casements to right, 4-light and 3-light
mullioned casements to left. First floor has two 3-light mullioned
casements to left, three 2-light to right; the three right hand
bays dated 1716 on stone tablet over door with name William Oborne
and scrolled decoration. Left return has 2-light casements. Rear
has 2-light mullioned casements and glazed door to C18 build, 1930s
and 1960s wing to right with steel casements.
Interior largely remodelled during 1930s, C17 stairs with turned
balusters and square newels reset against rear wall, planked door
with strap hinges to cellar below C18 range. Bedroom at north end
has R°E 1697 scratched on a window mullion. Formerly a farm on
Clouds Estate, the twisted brick stacks are a feature of several
estate cottages in the parish.

Listing NGR: ST8760131354

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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