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THE MANOR HOUSE

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: THE MANOR HOUSE

List entry Number: 1118879

Location

THE MANOR HOUSE, VILLAGE STREET

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

County: Dorset

District: West Dorset

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Alton Pancras

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 26-Jan-1956

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

Legacy System Information

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 104733

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List entry Description

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History

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Details

ST 60 SE ALTON PANCRAS VILLAGE STREET (WEST SIDE)

8/14 26-1-56 The Manor House GV II*

House, extensive remodelling c 1730-44 for Thomas Hasket and again c 1760. Brick (Flemish bond) with some render and south gable of mathematical tiles, ashlar dressings. Slated gable ended roofs, stone copings and end brick stacks. East facade, 2 storeys, 5 bay. Ashlar plinth, plat-band, eaves course and rusticated quoins. Windows are sashes with gauged brick heads with keystones and stone aprons. The upper floor central window has a stone architrave with side scrolls and a key-block. The central doorway has a moulded stone surround with a pedimented cornice. Internal features: North room of east range has fielded panelling, a fireplace with entablature and Tuscan columns flanked by two 'gothick' ogee-headed niches; the south room of the same range has fielded panelling and a fireplace with Ionic pilasters; two bestibules between the north and south rooms have fielded panelling, the westernmost one containing the stairs which have turned newel posts and balusters and a moulded handrail. C18 doorcases with carved and moulded architraves and doors with fielded and beaded panels. RCHM, Dorset, vol III, p.2, no 2. Newman J and Pevsner N, The Buildings of England: Dorset. Penguin, 1972, pp.75-6.

Listing NGR: ST6991902384

Selected Sources

Books and journals
Inventory of Dorset III Central, (1970), 2
Pevsner, N, Newman, J, The Buildings of England: Dorset, (1972), 75-76

National Grid Reference: ST 69919 02384

Map

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