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Old Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Wasperton, Warwickshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.2268 / 52°13'36"N

Longitude: -1.6148 / 1°36'53"W

OS Eastings: 426410

OS Northings: 258805

OS Grid: SP264588

Mapcode National: GBR 5MW.6LH

Mapcode Global: VHBXV.Y9Q8

Entry Name: Old Manor House

Listing Date: 11 April 1967

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1325532

English Heritage Legacy ID: 308224

Location: Wasperton, Warwick, Warwickshire, CV35

County: Warwickshire

District: Warwick

Civil Parish: Wasperton

Traditional County: Warwickshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire

Church of England Parish: Wasperton St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Coventry

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Listing Text

WASPERTON Main Street

18/346 Old Manor House

11.4.67

GV II*

Circa early C14 aisled hall house with later additions. Timber-framed and
sandstone, faced in brick and extended in C18. Wing to north west has stone
gable end. C18 red brick facing to south and east elevations. Plain tile roof
with gabled ends and hipped angle. Large brick stack over south range with
diagonal shafts. Two storeys. Mostly modern casements in C18 openings. C20
porch. Interior: The former hall contains base arches of circa 1300 crown
posts with four-way bracing and scissor bracing in conjunction with parallel
rafters. North west wing is said to have an early fireplace. The large aisled
hall is said to have stood alone originally and was the property of Coventry
Priory from 1257. Ref: Birm A S Trans LXXVI(1958) pp 19-28. E Mercer, English
Vernacular Houses. VCH Warwickshire (1949) pp 187-8.

Listing NGR: SP2641058805

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