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Latitude: 50.7987 / 50°47'55"N
Longitude: -2.422 / 2°25'19"W
OS Eastings: 370352
OS Northings: 99991
OS Grid: SY703999
Mapcode National: GBR MZ.Z05H
Mapcode Global: FRA 56TZ.G76
Entry Name: The Manor House
Listing Date: 26 January 1956
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1304315
English Heritage Legacy ID: 104955
Location: Piddletrenthide, West Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Piddletrenthide
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Piddletrenthide
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 79 NW / ST 70 SW PIDDLETRENTHIDE PIDDLETRENTHIDE
VILLAGE (WEST SIDE)
9/224 and 12/224 26-1-56 The Manor House
Country House, late C18 with modifications and third storey of 1832
(RCHM) Rendered walls with hipped slate roof and stacks in various
locations. 3 storeys and semi-basement, east front of 5 bays,
symmetrical. Sash windows with glazing bars in moulded stone
architraves. First-floor, central has a Palladian window. Cornice
above first floor windows. Projecting porch with balustraded
parapet. Door approached by curved double flights of stone steps with
iron balustrades. Other facades have C19 bow windows and some reset
C17 stone mullioned windows in the semi-basement. Internal features
(RCHM): Open string staircase with moulded mahogany handrail and
reeded cast iron balusters with volute capitals together with
octagonal newel post with palm-leaf capitals; principal rooms have
moulded and enriched cornices; second floor chimney piece with frieze
decorated with a human mask and flower swags.
RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p 216, no 4.
Listing NGR: SY7035299991
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