British Listed Buildings

History in Structure

If you log in, you can comment on buildings, submit new photos or update photos that you've already submitted.

We need to upgrade the server that this website runs on. Can you spare a quid to help?.

The Manor, Farmborough

Description: The Manor

Grade: II
Date Listed: 21 September 1960
English Heritage Building ID: 32793

OS Grid Reference: ST6596160606
OS Grid Coordinates: 365961, 160606
Latitude/Longitude: 51.3435, -2.4901

Location: The Street, Farmborough, Bath and North East Somerset BA3 1AR

Locality: Farmborough
County: Bath and North East Somerset
Country: England
Postcode: BA3 1AR

Incorrect location/postcode? Submit a correction!

Listing Text


3/53 The Manor (formerly listed as Manor


House. Dated A/P/1667 in florid script, with C19 addition and C20 restoration.
Coursed rubble and squared freestone quoins, stone dressings, copings, pantile
roof. 2 storeys and attic. Roadside front was originally a 3 bay facade with
central advanced staircase tower whose symmetry has been altered by the left hand
C19 addition. Gabled combined staircase tower and porch has scattered
fenestration of 2 and 3-light ovolo mullions with hoodmoulds and small leaded pane
casements, some under flush relieving arches. Either side are 4-light ovolo
mullions (including a central king mullion) to ground floor and 3-light ovolo
mullions to upper floor. C19 addition is blind. Porch doorway to left hand
with a basket handle arch with datestone, hoodmould and moulded and chamfered
jambs. 2-leaf C20 small leaded pane outer door; inner C17 studded batten plank
door with moulded architrave. End stone stacks. Rear elevation has some edge
moulded mullions. Interior. Inglenook fireplace to ground floor right hand
room; original framed newel staircase with alternating circle and parallelogram
balusters. Built by Alexander Popham of Hunstrete.

Listing NGR: ST6596160606

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

Listed building text is © Crown Copyright. Reproduced under licence.