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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: DITCHEAT HOUSE OR DITCHEAT MANOR

List entry Number: 1275484

Location

DITCHEAT HOUSE OR DITCHEAT MANOR

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityDitcheat

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 02-Jun-1961

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 268297

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

DITCHEAT CP ST6232 DITCHEAT VILLAGE 16/93 Ditcheat House, or Ditcheat Manor (formerly listed as The Manor House) 2.6.61 GV II*

Manor house now divided into flats. Early C17, some C18 and C19 alteration, further C20 work. Coursed and squared rubble, some ashlar, coped verges, tile roofs, brick stacks. Two storeys and attic, 5:1:4 bays, all 2-light stone-mullioned winnows, ovolo-moulded, iron casements, square-paned lead lights, continuous weathered strings which are raised over window heads, gabled attic dormer to each side, again 2-light stone-mullioned windows, labels; good large pierced finials. Projecting 2-storeyed gabled porch, window to first floor, label, finial; freestone doorcase, semi-circular head, key and imposts, square frame, carved spandrels, studded inner floor. Irregular rear elevation, similar windows, 5 large gables, moulded copings and stall ball finials. Interior with panelled solar on first floor; ground floor with C17 chimneypiece with carving and painted overmantel; further features including some ornamental plasterwork, doors and fireplaces. Good staircase with carved baluster panels, square newels, pendants off hall to the rear. (Photograph in NMR).

Listing NGR: ST6257336370

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National Grid Reference: ST 62573 36370

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