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Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Shefford, West Berkshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.4756 / 51°28'32"N

Longitude: -1.4539 / 1°27'14"W

OS Eastings: 438020

OS Northings: 175326

OS Grid: SU380753

Mapcode National: GBR 6ZH.K6T

Mapcode Global: VHC1M.R56M

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 10 September 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1113648

English Heritage Legacy ID: 39334

Location: Great Shefford, West Berkshire, RG17

County: West Berkshire

Civil Parish: Great Shefford

Built-Up Area: Great Shefford

Traditional County: Berkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Berkshire

Church of England Parish: Great Shefford

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SU 37NE GREAT SHEFFORD CHURCH STREET

8/23 Manor Farmhouse

10.9.51 II*

House. C15 altered C16, 18 and early 19. Part brick, part flint with brick
dressings, part timber frame with brick infill. Old tile roof with large
rendered chimney on west and further chimney to south of main block. L plan,
2 storeys. East elevation: re-used C17 central door in C16 moulded frame,
flanked by 2 large vertical sliding sash windows with glazing bars, one irregular
casement to left. South elevation:- irregular modern and C18 casements with
one small 2 light C15 stone lancet window on ground floor close to left of chimney.
East block was original hall and south block cross wing. Interior has moulded
beams in ground floor room to south of hall and stone fireplace with 4 centred
arch roof: 3 bays over hall, moulded and chamfered queen struts with mortices
for arched braces in tie and posts. Curved wind bracing. Double purlin.
Crosswing has similarly braced roof. Some C17 and C18 panelling on 1st floor.
V.C.H. iv. p.240. B.O.E. p.149.


Listing NGR: SU3802075326

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