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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 FARMHOUSE

List entry Number: 1345124

Location

MANOR FARMHOUSE

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

County District District Type Parish
SomersetMendipDistrict AuthorityEmborough

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: 268070

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST65SW EMBOROUGH CP EMBOROUGH VILLAGE VILLAGE 8/51 Manor Farmhouse 2.6.61

GV II*

Manor house, now farmhouse. Medieval origin, early C17 alteration, some C19 work. Smooth render, pantile roofs, coped verges, brick stacks. L-plan; cross-passage. Two storeys, 2:1 bays; to left a 2 and a 3-light moulded stone mullioned window on first floor, iron casements to lights; ground floor left with a 2 and a 3-light casement, to right petal in a aoulded freestone surround, to left in plain freestone surround. The right half in projecting wing with front facing gable, a 2-stage diagonal buttress to each side, 2-light casement in a moulder freestone surround on first floor, 4-light stone moulded king-mullioned window on ground floor. Door opening to centre of left 2 bays, plank door in a freestone surround, later gabled porch; to right of porch a 2-stage buttress. Moulded 4-light stone mullioned and transomed window on right return. Solar to first floor of wing, fireplace in a moulded freestone surround with a 4-centred head, dated fireback. (Reid R D, Some Buildings of Mendip, 1979; VAG Report, unpublished SRO).

Listing NGR: ST6139651328

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Reid, R D, Some Buildings of Mendip, (1979)
'Vernacular Architecture Group Report' in Vernacular Architecture Group Report, ()

National Grid Reference: ST 61396 51328

Map


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