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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: THE MANOR

List entry Number: 1190469

Location

THE MANOR, GREENSIDE

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireSouth NorthamptonshireDistrict AuthorityWappenham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 01-Dec-1951

Date of most recent amendment: Not applicable to this List entry.

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 234599

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List entry Description

Summary of Building

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History

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Details

WAPPENHAM GREENSIDE SP6245 (South side) 11/89 The Manor 01/12/51

GV II*

Manor house. Dated 1702 and 1704. Fine coursed squared limestone, plain tile roof, stone end and ridge stack with square paired chimneys. T-plan. 2 storeys and attic; 6-window range. Glazed door with overlight just right of centre in moulded stone surround with keyblock inscribed '17C02/RA/1704' and broken segmental pediment. 2-light flat-faced stone mullion windows to ground and first floors with moulded sills and surrounds, except for 2 windows to ground floor left which have moulded stone sills and surrounds with keyblocks and 12-pane sashes. 3 two-light cellar windows to left of door with plain flat-faced stone mullions, 6 steps leading up to door, chamfered plinth and quoins, moulded storey band and stone eaves, stone-coped gables with kneelers and two roof dormers. 3-light flat-faced stone mullion windows to rear and to projecting wing to rear which has back door on right side, next to main range with moulded stone surround and old plank door with leaded overlight, approached by 6 steps. The wing is continued by a late C19 2-storey extension. Interior has stop-chamfered spine beams, some boxed; hall with fielded panelling and bolection moulded stone chimneypiece; parlour with fielded panelling, chimneypiece with fluted keyblock, fitted corner cupboard with shaped shelves, round-arched head, semi-domed inside, flanked by pilasters, and late C18 statutary marble chimneypiece from Melchbourne Park, Bedfordshire, dog-leg staircase with turned balusters, and collar truss roof. (Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, p.442).

Listing NGR: SP6246645682

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Pevsner, N, Cherry, B, The Buildings of England: Northamptonshire, (1973), 442

National Grid Reference: SP 62466 45682

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