THE MANOR HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II
List Entry Number:
1067635
Date first listed:
02-Nov-1954
Statutory Address:
THE MANOR HOUSE, HARBOROUGH ROAD

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE MANOR HOUSE, HARBOROUGH ROAD

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

County:
Northamptonshire
District:
Daventry (District Authority)
Parish:
Brixworth
National Grid Reference:
SP 75024 70954

Details

SP77SE BRIXWORTH HARBOROUGH ROAD (East side) 5/89 The Manor House 02/11/54 - II

Manor House - Late C16. Lias and limestone, coursed rubble with slate roof, 2-unit, L-plan. 2 storeys with attic. Gable on front with lean-to entrance area and C20 door to right. 4-light stone mullion windows to ground and first floor and 3-light stone mullions to second floor. Rear gable similar with 2 and 3-light stone mullion windows. C19 lean-to attached. Right gable has early C19 sashes with glazing bars. Gabled roofs with ashlar gable parapets and brick and stone stacks. Interior: Drawing room, left of entrance has large C17 fireplace with 4-centred head and moulded spendrels. Winder stair- case in hall to rear of Drawing room has continuous central wooden newel to floor level, with splat balusters and moulded handrail: probably early C17. Carpenters marks on balusters. Second floor south room has C17 fireplace with 4-centred head and moulded spandrels. Reputed to date from 1580 and to have been built for the Saunders family with historical connections with Treshan family. There was probably a second flanking cross wing. (Reseach by Mrs. Fuller (owner 1984) at County Records Office).

Listing NGR: SP7502470954

Legacy

The contents of this record have been generated from a legacy data system.

Legacy System number:
360077
Legacy System:
LBS

Legal

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

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