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List entry Summary

This building is listed under the Planning (Listed Buildings and Conservation Areas) Act 1990 as amended for its special architectural or historic interest.

Name: MANOR FARM HOUSE

List entry Number: 1056363

Location

MANOR FARM HOUSE, HORSE LANE

The building may lie within the boundary of more than one authority.

County District District Type Parish
SomersetSouth SomersetDistrict AuthorityCharlton Horethorne

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 24-Mar-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 15-Feb-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 261763

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History

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Details

ST6623 CHARLTON HORETHORNE CP HORSE LANE (West side)

8/27 Manor Farm House (previously listed as Manor House) 24.3.61

GV II*

Manor house. 1608. Local stone ashlar; plain clay tiles over stone slate base courses between coped gables; some stone chimney stacks with moulded caps, remainder rendered brickwork. Double roof plan, with projecting 2 storey North porch and semi-circular plan stair turret on East side. 2 storeys with cellars and attics, 5 bays. Plinth, continuous strings over windows at both levels; hollow chamfered mullioned and transomed windows, 4-light below and 3-light above in outer bays, 2-lights both levels bays 2 and 4; projecting porch to bay 3 has slightly pitched coping, with semi-circular arched opening with impost blocks, keystone and decorated arch, flanked by two semi-circualar plan shell niches; strapwork frieze and band course, a cartouche of arms, then a 3-light mullioned and transomed window. Side and rear elevation to match. Interior drastically changed, but entrance hall has original 2-and 6-panel doors, a dado and carved archway to the rear; the windows in the North West room retain their shutters, and both stairways appear to be C17.

Listing NGR: ST6652223145

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National Grid Reference: ST 66522 23145

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