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The Old Manor House, Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield

Description: The Old Manor House

Grade: II
Date Listed: 6 January 1966
English Heritage Building ID: 321200

OS Grid Reference: ST8012638848
OS Grid Coordinates: 380126, 138848
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1485, -2.2855

Location: B3092, Maiden Bradley, Wiltshire BA12 7HW

Locality: Maiden Bradley with Yarnfield
County: Wiltshire
Country: England
Postcode: BA12 7HW

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Listing Text

ST 83 NW
(west side)
4/94 The Old Manor House
(formerly listed as The Post
Office Stores)
Detached house. Mid C17. Rubble stone, hipped tiled 2-span roof
with bands of fishscale tiles, stone and brick stacks in valley.
Two-storeys, attic and cellar; 3-window east front. Central door
with 6 fielded panels in moulded surround with stops, within stone
porch with moulded stone doorway and hipped roof, cellar has 2-
light chamfered mullioned casement to left and 3-light mullioned
casement to right, chamfered plinth to ground floor; 3-light
ovolo-moulded mullioned and transomed window with hoodmould either
side of porch. First floor has three 3-light mullioned and
transomed windows with hoodmoulds, all casements are leaded. Right
return, now main entrance front, has 3-light chamfered mullioned
cellar casement to left of central gabled stone porch with moulded
doorway with hoodmould, 9-panelled inner door, coped verge with
swan with coronet, 3-light mullioned and transomed window with
hoodmould either side. First floor has two mullioned and transomed
casements. Two hipped attic dormers with leaded 2-light casements.
Rear has late Cl9 brick single-storey lean-to extension, first
floor has two 3-light ovolo-mullioned casements, one above the
other, lighting stairs to centre, two cross windows with hoodmoulds
either side. Left return has 3-light mullioned and transomed
casements to both floors, 2-light casements to two hipped dormers.
Interior not accessible at time of survey (October 1986), but said
to retain good original C17 features such as stairs with splat
balusters, first floor stone fireplace with volutes and rich
foliage carving.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England, Wiltshire, 1975)

Listing NGR: ST8012638848

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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