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Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Holwell, Dorset

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Latitude: 50.8923 / 50°53'32"N

Longitude: -2.4432 / 2°26'35"W

OS Eastings: 368924

OS Northings: 110402

OS Grid: ST689104

Mapcode National: GBR MY.S0TR

Mapcode Global: FRA 56SR.00X

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 11 July 1951

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1118845

English Heritage Legacy ID: 104860

Location: Holwell, West Dorset, Dorset, DT9

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

Civil Parish: Holwell

Traditional County: Dorset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset

Church of England Parish: Holwell St Laurence

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text


2/130 11-7-51 Manor House
30 m south of
Holwell Farmhouse

- II*

Country House, C16 with much rebuilding of 1889. Coursed, squared
rubble, stone slated, gable-ended roof with stacks in various positions.
2 storeys and attic, 4 bays. Stone mullioned windows of 4-lights to
the first 2 storeys but of 3-lights in the porch and gabled dormers.
Projecting 2 storey porch in third bay from left. C19 staged external
stack to left of porch which included probably medieval head corbel
reset. Reset medieval figure of woman in flowing robes in west end
wall. Internal features (RCHM) C16 plaster frieze in west end of
south range.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 121, no 9.

Listing NGR: ST6892410402

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