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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: 1113759



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


District: Central Bedfordshire

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Shillington

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 10-Jan-1985

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 37641

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TL 1033 3284 HIGHAM GOBION 6/87 Manor Farmhouse


House. C16, reworked C20. Timber framed construction with colourwashed roughcast render. Clay tile roof. H-plan, central block of 2 storeys and attics, cross-wings of 2 storeys. Windows are mostly early C20 casements with leaded lights, including a rectangular bay to the ground floor of the LH gable, and gabled dormers to the central block. Tall staircase window to LH of central block. Central block has C20 glazed door within open porch with flat hood, and part-glazed double doors flanked by side-lights. Red brick external multiple stacks to side walls of both cross-wings. Interior: ground floor room of LH cross-wing has late C16 fire surround. This is of wood. and has coats of arms in wood inlay belonging to the various branches of the Butler family. The coat of arms in the central pedimented bay belongs to Henry Butler (d.1608), who probably installed the chimney piece.

Listing NGR: TL1033532840

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National Grid Reference: TL 10335 32840


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