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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Swanbourne, Buckinghamshire

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Latitude: 51.9379 / 51°56'16"N

Longitude: -0.837 / 0°50'13"W

OS Eastings: 480050

OS Northings: 227240

OS Grid: SP800272

Mapcode National: GBR C00.K5X

Mapcode Global: VHDTK.FKW7

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 4 June 1952

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1215272

English Heritage Legacy ID: 400385

Location: Swanbourne, Aylesbury Vale, Buckinghamshire, MK17

County: Buckinghamshire

District: Aylesbury Vale

Civil Parish: Swanbourne

Built-Up Area: Swanbourne

Traditional County: Buckinghamshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Buckinghamshire

Church of England Parish: Swanbourne

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

(west side)

8/155 The Manor House


- II

Home for the elderly. C16-C17,much restored early C20. New
doorway dated 1927. Dressed rubble stone with restored ashlar plinth
and first floor string course. Old tile roof, stone coped gables
and kneelers. Small brick chimney with moulded stone cap behind
gable of second bay. 2 storeys, basement, attic, E. front of 5 bays.
Rebuilt 3-light stone mullion windows,those to ground floor with
transoms, all with leaded lights. Second bay has gable with attic
window. Fourth bay has 3-storey gabled projection, formerly porch,
with C20 2-light wooden casement in blocked doorway with restored and
rendered 4-centred head. Door between bays 2 and 3 has similar head.
Third bay has 2-light basement window. S. front is double gabled,
the left range being a C19 extension with leaded cross casements.
Interior has fragments of timber framing, probably not in situ, and
2 C17 panelled doors. One stone fireplace has moulded 4-centred arch
and later surround with mantel-shelf on reeded pilasters.

RCHM II p.291 Mon. 11.

Listing NGR: SP8005027240

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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