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The Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in North Cadbury, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.0622 / 51°3'43"N

Longitude: -2.5149 / 2°30'53"W

OS Eastings: 364013

OS Northings: 129331

OS Grid: ST640293

Mapcode National: GBR MV.F6NQ

Mapcode Global: FRA 56M9.VCX

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 24 March 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1366409

English Heritage Legacy ID: 262080

Location: North Cadbury, South Somerset, Somerset, BA22

County: Somerset

District: South Somerset

Civil Parish: North Cadbury

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

NORTH CADBURY CP
ST62NW
GALHAMPTON
3/147 The Manor House
24.3.61
GV II*

Manor House. Dated 1723, but may incorporate earlier work. Cary stone near-ashlar with Doulting stone dressing; hipped
plain clay tile roof behind shallow parapets, ashlar chimney stacks with moulded caps. Two storeys with attic, 5 bays x
4 bays. East entrance elevation of 5 bays: plinth, band courses to cill and head levels with vertical bands giving
panelled effect, rusticated quoins, eaves cornice and shallow parapet: 2-light windows with architraves and beaded
plain mullions; rectangular leaded panes, with iron framed opening lights and internal vertical iron bars; to inner
bays timber casement dormer windows with hipped roofs: in lower centre bay an architraved part-glazed panelled door up
3 steps, under anse-de-panier moulded hood on console brackets; lead rainwater downpipes with elaborate stackheads,
including date. South elevation to match, but to lower bay 1 a pair of C20 French doors inserted. C19/C20 extensions on
north side. Interior not seen, but noted is a fine C18 dog-leg staircase with open balustrade, indications of a
possibly C16 core, and substantial tie-beam roof trusses with saddle and king post apex. (VAG Reports, SRO Unpublished
1976, 1977).


Listing NGR: ST6401329331

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