Description: Manor House
Date Listed: 22 July 1955
English Heritage Building ID: 331274
OS Grid Reference: SE3698870596
OS Grid Coordinates: 436988, 470596
Latitude/Longitude: 54.1299, -1.4355
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SE 37 SE MARTON-LE-MOOR MAIN STREET
(west side, off)
House. Early - mid C19 with earlier house (probably early C18) now forming
service wing to rear. Brick, Flemish bond, Westmorland slate roof; rear
wing rendered, pantile roof. 2 storeys, 5 bays to main range, lower
2-storey, 2-bay rear wing. Main range: stone plinth; 3 steps up to central
6-panel double door under fanlight with interlaced glazing bars. Flanking
attached Doric columns support plain entablature and deep cornice. The
cornice carries a scrolled wrought-iron balcony which shields the lower part
of the central first-floor 18-pane sash window. Other windows are sashes
with glazing bars, stone sills, gauged brick flat arches. First-floor
ashlar band, modillioned eaves cornice; hipped roof and 2 large stacks to
rear of ridge. Left return: front range is of 2 bays with panelled door and
fanlight, bay window and sash as front; service wing to left has central
door in sawn stone surround flanked by 3-light side-sliding sashes on each
floor. Ridge stack left. Main range, right return: blind window on each
floor to bay 1 and sash as front to bay 2. Interior not inspected.
Possibly built by A W Maynard, a celebrated breeder of shorthorn cattle, who
lived here in the mid C19.
Listing NGR: SE3698870596
Source: English Heritage
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