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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 HOUSE FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1225978

Location

MANOR HOUSE FARMHOUSE, ADDINGTON ROAD

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

County District District Type Parish
NorthamptonshireEast NorthamptonshireDistrict AuthorityWoodford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 23-May-1967

Date of most recent amendment: 17-Jun-1987

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 423042

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History

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Details

WOODFORD ADDINGTON ROAD SP9676 (West side) 13/151 Manor House Farmhouse 23/05/67 (Formerly listed as Manor House Farmhouse (formerly the Manor House) GV II*

Manor house, now farmhouse. Early C17. Squared coursed limestone with Collyweston slate and pantile roofs. Originally Hall plan, now U-shape. 2 storeys. Main front of 4-window range, end bays break forward as gabled wings. Centre 2-window range of 2-light stone mullion windows with ovolo mouldings to ground floor and similar 3-light windows to first floor with gablets above. Gable ends of wings have similar 3-light stone mullion windows with transoms. Central door has moulded wood surround. Ashlar gable parapets and finials and ashlar stacks with moulded cornices at ridge. Rear elevation has central plank door and stone mullion windows to ground floor and casements with glazing bars, under wood lintels, to first floor. Interior: entrance hall has C18 style staircase with turned balusters. Room to right of entrance has C17 fireplace with 4-centred head set in a large open fireplace with bressumer. Fragments of C17 panelling in this room. Rooms in wings have moulded spine beams. The centre range was probably an open hall and has bases of arched-brace trusses in first floor rooms. Ground floor rooms to centre have chamfered beams, probably inserted when hall was subdivided.

Listing NGR: SP9666376821

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National Grid Reference: SP 96667 76838

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