Description: Hassage Manor
Date Listed: 1 February 1956
English Heritage Building ID: 32408
OS Grid Reference: ST7522255733
OS Grid Coordinates: 375222, 155733
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3002, -2.3568
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ST 75 NE WELLOW C.P.
5/62 Hassage Manor
1.2.56 (formerly listed as Hassage
House. Mid C17th west wing, south porch and east wing date "1677" in gable of
porch; restored 1982/83. South elevation. West (left) wing. Rubble;
slate roof with coped raised verge. 1 storey and attic in steep stone gable.
1 window: 3- and 4-light modern casements. Central porch: 2 storeys; gable;
4-centred arch headed doorcase under hood mould; keyed oval window on first
floor under drip mould; date in panel above; small keyed oval window to side;
inned studded plank door in moulded architrave. East (right) wing. Coursed
squared rubble; concrete tiled hipped roof. 2 storeys and attics in hipped
dormers. 2 cross windows with ogee and ovolo mouldings, under continuous
string course on ground floor; keyed oval windows in dormers. North elevation.
Both west and east wing project so that the north porch tower is recessed.
East wing: 2 storeys, attic and basement; 6-pane glazing bar sash windows.
West wing: 2 storeys and attic; two 2-light casement windows on ground floor;
wood casement with ovolo moulded mullion and cross window to right; 3-light
casement on first floor; 2-light casement in gable. North porch tower:
3 storeys; gabled; 6 panel door with fluted pilasters and blocked side-lights
with keyed arch heads, voussoirs to lintel, flat stone hood on carved consoles;
4-light cross window above with ogee moulded mullion and surrounds; keyed oval
window under drip mould in gable. Library (north-east room): large carved
fireplace with Ionic pilasters and decorative frieze, partially blocked and inset
with early C18th fireplace. Drawing Room (south-east): recently uncovered
moulded frame ceiling (ogee/ovolo moulding); stone fireplace with lugged
architrave and pulvinated frieze. Staircase: oak mid - late C17th staircase
with pierced, carved flat balusters, pendants and finials. 3 inner studded
plank doors; strap hinges with fleur de lys ends. South-west bedroom has
C17th panelled cupboard with decorative frieze; bolection moulded fireplace.
Country Life, 23.11.1929.
Listing NGR: ST7522255733
Source: English Heritage
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