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Old Manor House to North of Wightwick Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wolverhampton, City of Wolverhampton

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.5839 / 52°35'2"N

Longitude: -2.1938 / 2°11'37"W

OS Eastings: 386968

OS Northings: 298475

OS Grid: SO869984

Mapcode National: GBR 19B.XX9

Mapcode Global: WHBFY.89LY

Entry Name: Old Manor House to North of Wightwick Manor

Listing Date: 29 July 1950

Last Amended: 31 March 1992

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1201904

English Heritage Legacy ID: 378654

Location: Wolverhampton, WV6

County: City of Wolverhampton

Electoral Ward/Division: Tettenhall Wightwick

Built-Up Area: Wolverhampton

Traditional County: Staffordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Midlands

Church of England Parish: Tettenhall Wood Christ Church

Church of England Diocese: Lichfield

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Listing Text

SO89NE
895-1/4/181

WOLVERHAMPTON
WIGHTWICK BANK (West side)
Old Manor House to N of Wightwick Manor

(Formerly Listed as: WIGHTWICK BANK, Wightwick Old Manor House (including adjoining barn))

29/07/50

GV
II*
House, now bookshop and pottery. For Wightwick family; restored for Theodore Mander. Late C16 or early C17 with late C19 alterations. Roughcast with brick dressings; tile roof with brick stacks. Double-depth plan. 2 storeys with attic; 3-window range. 2-storey gabled porch to left; recessed gabled right end; quoins and coped gables; windows have brick mullions and transoms of 2 and 5 lights. Porch has panel with Wightwick arms over segmental arched entrance with recessed wide-boarded door. Returns and rear similar; some wooden-mullioned attic windows.
INTERIOR: re-used chamfered beams and some timber-framed interior walls. Restored as part of the setting of Wightwick Manor (q.v.).

(The Buildings of England: Pevsner N: Staffordshire: London:1974-: P.311).
Listing NGR: SO8696898475

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