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Yaverland Manor

A Grade I Listed Building in Sandown, Isle of Wight

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.6699 / 50°40'11"N

Longitude: -1.1322 / 1°7'55"W

OS Eastings: 461422

OS Northings: 85938

OS Grid: SZ614859

Mapcode National: GBR 9D8.W0S

Mapcode Global: FRA 87J9.LR5

Entry Name: Yaverland Manor

Listing Date: 14 March 1949

Last Amended: 14 February 1992

Grade: I

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1365370

English Heritage Legacy ID: 310210

Location: Sandown, Isle of Wight, PO36

County: Isle of Wight

Civil Parish: Sandown

Built-Up Area: Yaverland

Traditional County: Hampshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Isle of Wight

Church of England Parish: Yaverland St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Portsmouth

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Listing Text

SANDOWN
SZ68NW YAVERLAND ROAD
1352-0/2/174 Yaverland Manor
14/03/49
Formerly Listed as:
Yaverland Manor in parish of
Yaverland
GV I

Manor house. Medieval, reconstructed in C1620 with alteration
c1709 as a stone in the west gable shows. H-shaped plan. Stone
with tiled roof having 5 clustered brick chimneystacks. South
front consists of 2 gables between 2 gable ended wings. 3
storeys. Moulded stone string forms hood to ground floor
window. One window to each storey under each gable, all
symmetrically placed with 5 lights, mullions and one transom
to 1st and 2nd storeys. 3rd storey has window with 4 lights
and mullions without transoms. Top window in west gable is
blocked. Leaded lights, some original. All windows have
moulded rectangular dripstones. Moulded stone coping to all
gables. C17 moulded door surround.
Interior contains a very fine well staircase (dated 1620 with
the initials I E R built by the Richards family) with turned
balusters and heavy acorn finials and pendants and grotesque
corbels, a fine arch to the staircase with reeded pilasters
and strapwork decoration, a 1st floor early C17 wainscotted
room with strapwork motifs at the top. The Great Hall retains
medieval layout including step at one end for dais. Large open
fireplaces in several rooms with stone lintels. Some
decorative features of early C18 in east wing.
(Winter CWR:The Manor Houses of the Isle of Wight:169-174).


Listing NGR: SZ6141685958

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