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Latitude: 50.9748 / 50°58'29"N
Longitude: -1.9782 / 1°58'41"W
OS Eastings: 401626
OS Northings: 119491
OS Grid: SU016194
Mapcode National: GBR 2ZH.YGC
Mapcode Global: FRA 66RJ.M4Y
Entry Name: West Woodyates Manor
Listing Date: 18 March 1955
Last Amended: 3 April 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1153726
English Heritage Legacy ID: 107419
Location: Pentridge, East Dorset, Dorset, SP5
District: East Dorset
Civil Parish: Sixpenny Handley and Pentridge
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Sixpenny Handley with Gussage St Andrew
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SU 01 NW WEST WOODYATES
West Woodyates Manor
3/82 (formerly listed as Manor
Manor house, C17 or earlier origin, remodelled early C18 with further
alterations and extensions of the C19 and C20. C18 work probably for
Lord Londonderry. Flint and rubble walls, partly rendered, with ashlar
dressings. Tiled roofs with ashlar stack left and brick stacks to rear
of ridge. C18 front originally symmetrical. 2 storeys with attics and
basements, 5 bay with C19 2 storey bow to the right. Eaves parapet with
moulded cornice. 12-pane sashes under square heads with keystones. Upper
floor central window has moulded architrave. The outer bays are flanked
by bull's eye windows in each storey. Hipped dormers. Central rusticated
doorcase with panelled door.
Internal features (RCHM): ground floor, south-west room has open fireplace
with chamfered bressummer with rounded shoulders and raised centre; same
room is lined with C17 panelling; one upper floor room has a moulded stone
fireplace surround with a rounded head and another has an C18 fireplace
with a bolection moulded surround. (RCHM, Dorset, vol V, p 53/4, no. 2).
Listing NGR: SU0162619491
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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