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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: 1120756



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


District: County Durham

District Type: Unitary Authority

Parish: Shincliffe

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II

Date first listed: 07-Dec-1987

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

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 109979

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SHINCLIFFE HIGH STREET NZ 2940 (North side) 14/98 Manor Close (No. 8: The Manor House) GV II House, formerly right wing of The Manor House. Early C18 with C19 alterations. Narrow, hand-made brick in irregular English garden wall bond, painted white on front and pebble-dashed on rear. Ridged concrete roof tiles and rebuilt brick chimney stack. 2 storeys, 3 bays with double band between storeys. Partly-glazed, 6-panel door at left in moulded stone surround with frieze and cornice. 4-pane sashes, with intermediate glazing bars removed, in C19 openings with flush lintels and projecting sills. Projecting course at eaves. Steeply-pitched roof with right end stack. 2-storey gabled stair-wing on centre rear has a 12-pane sash with thick glazing bars. Added 2-storey outshut with single-storey lean-to extension on right rear. Interior: one ground-floor room with early C18 panelling. 6-panel doors in wood architraves on ground floor. 5-panel doors in panelled reveals on first floor. Cut-string, open-well staircase, of 3 flights plus landing rail, has 2 turned balusters per tread and a square-sectioned, ramped and wreathed handrail.

Listing NGR: NZ2919140697

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National Grid Reference: NZ 29192 40688


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