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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.


List entry Number: 1113648



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


District: West Berkshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Great Shefford

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 10-Sep-1951

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 39334

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8/23 Manor Farmhouse

10.9.51 II*

House. C15 altered C16, 18 and early 19. Part brick, part flint with brick dressings, part timber frame with brick infill. Old tile roof with large rendered chimney on west and further chimney to south of main block. L plan, 2 storeys. East elevation: re-used C17 central door in C16 moulded frame, flanked by 2 large vertical sliding sash windows with glazing bars, one irregular casement to left. South elevation:- irregular modern and C18 casements with one small 2 light C15 stone lancet window on ground floor close to left of chimney. East block was original hall and south block cross wing. Interior has moulded beams in ground floor room to south of hall and stone fireplace with 4 centred arch roof: 3 bays over hall, moulded and chamfered queen struts with mortices for arched braces in tie and posts. Curved wind bracing. Double purlin. Crosswing has similarly braced roof. Some C17 and C18 panelling on 1st floor. V.C.H. iv. p.240. B.O.E. p.149.

Listing NGR: SU3802075326

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Ditchfield, P H, Page, W, The Victoria History of the County of Berkshire, (1924), 240
Pevsner, N, The Buildings of England: Berkshire, (1966), 149

National Grid Reference: SU 38020 75326


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