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West Newton Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in North Petherton, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0572 / 51°3'25"N

Longitude: -3.0159 / 3°0'57"W

OS Eastings: 328897

OS Northings: 129140

OS Grid: ST288291

Mapcode National: GBR M4.FRRM

Mapcode Global: FRA 46KB.BVG

Entry Name: West Newton Manor

Listing Date: 3 February 1981

Last Amended: 9 January 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1344642

English Heritage Legacy ID: 269376

Location: North Petherton, Sedgemoor, Somerset, TA7

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: North Petherton

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

ST22NE NORTH PETHERTON CP

WEST NEWTON

9/114 West Newton Manor
(previously listed as Manor
Farmhouse)
3.2.81
II*

(Marked on OS map as Manor Farm). Circa 1346 core; remodelled with additions C17 for Cheek family; late C19 alteration
and addition. Colourwashed random rubble, slate roof, large brick stacks, one on frontage on a projecting base.
Interior with remains of an aisled hall; irregular plan and elevations. Two storeys, 1:1:1:1 bays, 3, 4 and 5-light
wooden-mullioned windows, ovolo-moulded, some C17, some C19 in cambered head reveals; left bay in C19 wing under a
front- facing gable; 3 windows to first floor in gabled half-dormers, face of each with wood and plaster enrichment.
Two storey gabled porch to third bay, 5-light wooden-mullioned window to first floor, ground floor opening in a moulded
4-centred head wooden architrave with incised lettering:- "H.C.K. (for Henry and Katherine Cheek) 1622", inner door
opening with a studded 2-panelled door. Gabled ashlar bellcote to right return. Returns and rear show much C19
alteration. Some 2-light mullioned windows in left return. Interior with remains of aisle posts; timber- framed
partitioning; C17 staircase; further features (VAG Report, unpublished SRO, March l978; Proceedings of SANHS, 1978).


Listing NGR: ST2889729140

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