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Worthy Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Porlock, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2211 / 51°13'15"N

Longitude: -3.6354 / 3°38'7"W

OS Eastings: 285887

OS Northings: 148146

OS Grid: SS858481

Mapcode National: GBR L9.3BV1

Mapcode Global: VH5JV.XKZS

Entry Name: Worthy Manor

Listing Date: 22 May 1969

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1173436

English Heritage Legacy ID: 265457

Location: Porlock, West Somerset, Somerset, TA24

County: Somerset

District: West Somerset

Civil Parish: Porlock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

In the entry for: PORLOCK CP ASHLEY COMBE
PORLOCK WEIR

Worthy Manor


The entry shall be ammended to read: PORLOCK CP WORTHY COMBE
PORLOCK

Worthy Manor


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SS84NE PORLOCK CP ASHLEY COMBE
PORLOCK WEIR
3/44
Worthy Manor
22.5.69

GV II

Manor House. C16, possibly earlier, extensively altered, especially late C19-early C20, possibly by C F A Voysey. Red
sandstone random rubble, part roughcast, slate roof hipped to right, extended as catslide over porch, stone stack
rising from eaves left of porch, right gable end, and 3 stone stacks on south-west return L-plan. Two storeys, 4 bays,
all early C20 casements, 2-light left of projection beside stack containing 3-light, 2-storey porch with glazed opening
left, 2-light caseaent end bay right, ground floor similar 2 and 3-light windows left of cambered head entrance to
porch, 2-light casement to right, chamfered pointed arch door frame with ribbed door. Three bay left return with coped
verges at gable end. Interior not seen, said to contain plank and auntin screens passage, pointed arch wooden door
frames, chamfered beams with enriched stops and exposed collar beam roof; information taken from previous list.
(Pevsner, Buildings of England South and West Somerset, 1958; Chadwyck-Healey, The History of the Part of West
Somerset, 1901).


Listing NGR: SS8588748146

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