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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Fovant, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0637 / 51°3'49"N

Longitude: -2.006 / 2°0'21"W

OS Eastings: 399674

OS Northings: 129369

OS Grid: ST996293

Mapcode National: GBR 2YH.9N0

Mapcode Global: FRA 66P9.N9H

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 23 March 1960

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318763

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320760

Location: Fovant, Wiltshire, SP3

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Fovant

Built-Up Area: Fovant

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Fovant St George

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text



ST 92 NE FOVANT CHURCH LANE
(west side)

3/174 The Manor House

23.3.60

GV II


Detached house. C17, altered mid and late C19. Dressed
limestone, thatched roof, gable end brick stacks and coped verges.
Two-storey and attic, 3-window. Central 4-panelled door in C19
porch with castellated parapet, 16-pane tripartite sash either
side. First floor has central 16-pane sash with tripartite sash
either side. Three raking dormers to attic with 2-light or
single-light casements. Attached to right is single-storey range
with 5-light casement to ground floor and large eyebrow attic
dormer with 5-light casement, roof hipped to right. Right return
has 3-light casement to ground floor. Left return is rendered
with French windows to left, 2-light casement and single-light
casement to right, fine decorated lead rainwater goods with Royal
Arms and initials VR with rampant lion and unicorn to hopper,
possibly erected at 1837 Coronation and contemporary with rear
parallel range. Rear range has three 12-pane sashes to ground
floor and three 2-light casements to first, slate roof. Attached
to rear left is late C19 single-storey service extension in cavity
wall brick with planked door and sashes. Interior has open
fireplace with cambered lintel on stone jambs, chamfered beams.
Attic has planked doors.


Listing NGR: ST9967429369

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