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Old Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Sopworth, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.5742 / 51°34'27"N

Longitude: -2.251 / 2°15'3"W

OS Eastings: 382701

OS Northings: 186174

OS Grid: ST827861

Mapcode National: GBR 1PN.7Q8

Mapcode Global: VH95P.XPVL

Entry Name: Old Manor House

Listing Date: 28 October 1959

Last Amended: 3 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1023262

English Heritage Legacy ID: 318166

Location: Sopworth, Wiltshire, SN14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Sopworth

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Sopworth St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SOPWORTH THE STREET,
ST 88 NW (west side)
2/169
Old Manor House (formerly listed
as House south of George Inn)
28.10.59
II

Detached house. Circa 1700 with c1840 alterations and additions.
Colourwashed render with rusticated stone quoins, ashlar dressings
and gabled roof with slate to the south-east and stone slate to the
north-west; end rendered stacks. Two-storey, 5-bay south-east
front. All windows are flat section ovolo-moulded cross mullions
with small pane casements. Central doorway with panelled jambs and
bolection architrave, flat hood on carved brackets and 4-raised-
and-fielded panel door with 4 top glazed lights. Moulded plinth
course, first floor continuous string course and coved cornice.
Rear reveals 1840 additions encasing original staircase tower.
Interior. Inaccessible, but reputed to have original staircase
and panelling in ground floor rooms.
(N. Pevsner, The Buildings of England: Wiltshire, 1975)


Listing NGR: ST8270186174

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