Description: Bulford Manor, and Front Wing Walls to Driveway
Date Listed: 10 October 1988
English Heritage Building ID: 321401
OS Grid Reference: SU1652043684
OS Grid Coordinates: 416520, 143684
Latitude/Longitude: 51.1921, -1.7650
BULFORD HIGH STREET
SU 14 SE
6/90 Bulford Manor, and front wing
walls to driveway
Manor house, now official dwelling of G.O.C. Land Forces (UK).
Late C16-early C17, greatly extended in 1892. Flint and limestone
chequerwork with tiled roof. Two storeys and attics, four bays.
Central entrance, a 6-panelled door within mid-late C17 rusticated
pilasters, with large arched timber canopy on brackets. Ground
floor has, over chamfered plinth, four 4-light stone-mullioned
windows with inset chamfered mouldings and labels. First floor has
seven 18-paned sash windows in wide box frames, the sashes renewed.
Four coped gables to attics with ball finials, each with a 3-light
stone-mullioned window with label over. Stack to left gable with 3
diagonally set buff brick shafts, and a similar 4-flue stack to
rear slope of right bay. Two storey crenellated angled bay window
to right gable, probably C19. To rear, a parallel C18 brick block,
banded with flint to west gable now containing drawing room and
study. Fifteen and 12-paned sashes with 27cm gauged brick lintels
and stone keyblocks. Panelled parapet. To east end, extending
beyond gable of early building, extensive addition of 1892 by HJ,
comprising 3 parallel ranges, the most southerly having a canted
bay facing west, and door in re-entrant angle with C18 block.
Latter has doorcase on west gable, of stone, attached columns and
entablature with triangular pediment.
Interior: Not seen in detail. C18 fireplace in drawing room in
rear block. At front of house, splayed wing walls to forecourt,
terminating in, to right, rusticated limestone pier with cornice
and raised ball finial. To left, three similar piers defining a
pedestrian gate and main gate to carriage yard.
Listing NGR: SU1652543680
Source: English Heritage
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