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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Thurloxton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0688 / 51°4'7"N

Longitude: -3.0395 / 3°2'22"W

OS Eastings: 327262

OS Northings: 130454

OS Grid: ST272304

Mapcode National: GBR M3.DZS7

Mapcode Global: FRA 46J9.7PH

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 9 January 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1060150

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269426

Location: Thurloxton, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA2

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Thurloxton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST 23 SE THURLOXTON CP THURLOXTON VILLAGE

7/160 Manor House

II

Country villa. Circa 1840 for Colthurst family. Rubble core, brick dressings; main block faced
in Flemish bond Bridgwater brick with emphasised rusticated quoins, projecting first floor band,
wide bracketed eaves, hipped double Roman tile roofs, brick stacks, some in groups. Entrance
frontage to main block of 1:1 bays; to left blank with false window on first floor, to right pro-
jecting, 16-pane sash window on first floor, 24-pane triple-hing sash window to ground floor;
stepped voussoirs. Door opening to left, panelled and glazed door, fan-light, verandah, double
Roman tile roof on chamfered wooden piers, continues to left on garden front. Service wing to
right of 4:1 bays, plain but conforming style. Interior with high quality interior features,
particularly fireplaces and staircase. Colthurst family were major producers of tiles and bricks in
Bridgwater in the C19 and early C20.


Listing NGR: ST2726230454

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