History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in Sutton Benger, Wiltshire

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »
Street View
Contributor Photos »

Street View is the best available vantage point looking, if possible, towards the location of the building. In some locations, Street View may not give a view of the actual building, or may not be available at all. Where it is not available, the satellite view is shown instead.

Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5066 / 51°30'23"N

Longitude: -2.0828 / 2°4'58"W

OS Eastings: 394346

OS Northings: 178627

OS Grid: ST943786

Mapcode National: GBR 2RZ.G75

Mapcode Global: VH965.VD7F

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 20 December 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1022402

English Heritage Legacy ID: 316096

Location: Sutton Benger, Wiltshire, SN15

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Sutton Benger

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Sutton Benger

Church of England Diocese: Bristol

Find accommodation in
Sutton Benger

Listing Text

SUTTON BENGER HIGH STREET
ST 9478 (north side)


12/268 Manor Farmhouse

20.12.60

GV ll

Farmhouse, medieval origins, C17, altered C19, rubble stone,
formerly roughcast, with concrete plain tile roofs, coped gables
and ashlar end stacks. Two storeys and attic, 4-window range.
West front has three gabled dormers, four first floor C19
tripartite sashes, ground floor 2-light cyma-moulded recessed
mullion window of late C17 type to left and,door flanked by C19
tripartite sashes. Six-panel door is in c1700 bolection moulded
surround with hood on brackets, but obscured by C20 rubble stone
and imitation stone Tudor-style porch. Removal of roughcast has
exposed remnants of other mullion windows, but cement has been left
over lintels of C19 windows and to jambs of upper windows. Rear
wing has coped east gable and heavy cornerstones. Very large first
floor blocked arched-headed window with hoodmould on east end wall,
probably C17. Additional north east rear wing added in angle.
Interior: rear wing has fine first floor pointed keel-moulded
doorway, possibly C14. Front range left room has fine wave-moulded
centre beam with bar and run out stop.
(Illustrated in 'Draycot Estate sale catalogue 27.7.1920, roughcast
and with only 2 dormers)


Listing NGR: ST9434678627

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.