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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Yardley Hastings, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2053 / 52°12'19"N

Longitude: -0.7337 / 0°44'1"W

OS Eastings: 486632

OS Northings: 257095

OS Grid: SP866570

Mapcode National: GBR CY6.MBL

Mapcode Global: VHDS8.7THS

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 6 September 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1041534

English Heritage Legacy ID: 235574

Location: Yardley Hastings, South Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN7

County: Northamptonshire

District: South Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Yardley Hastings

Built-Up Area: Yardley Hastings

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Yardley Hastings St Andrew

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

YARDLEY HASTINGS HIGH STREET
SP8657 (East side)
17/174 The Manor House

GV II

House, formerly farmhouse. C17 extended c.1840 with medieval origins. Coursed
limestone rubble with limestone dressings, plain-tile roof, stone end stacks.
Double-depth plan. 2 storeys and attic; 3-window range. Central C19 door with
4-centred chamfered stone head, carved spandrels and hood mould. 3-light
chamfered stone mullion windows to ground and 1st floors except for similar
2-light window to 1st floor centre. Gables over outer bays; 1-light windows to
gables with chamfered stone surrounds. Stone-coped gables with kneelers.
2-storey parallel range to rear with single-storey lean-to extensions. The
building incorporates the C14 kitchen for the adjacent Hastings Manor House.
Originally detached, an approximately square, 2-storey structure to centre of
rear range with large end stack and stone-coped gables with kneelers. Remains of
central windows survive at high level on two sides. An important and rare
survival of a medieval detached domestic kitchen, part of a group with the Court
Parlour (q.v.) and the Church of St. Andrew (q.v.).
(C.T.P. Woodfield: The Larger Medieval Houses of Northamptonshire: 16, 1981,
p194 and Fig,16b; Scheduled Ancient Monument, Northanptonshire 33)


Listing NGR: SP8663257095

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