THE MANOR HOUSE

Overview

Heritage Category:
Listed Building
Grade:
II*
List Entry Number:
1153475
Date first listed:
25-Aug-1960
Statutory Address:
THE MANOR HOUSE, LOWER STREET

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Location

Statutory Address:
THE MANOR HOUSE, LOWER STREET

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

County:
Gloucestershire
District:
Cotswold (District Authority)
Parish:
Blockley
National Grid Reference:
SP 16480 34896

Details

SP 1634 8/4 BLOCKLEY LOWER STREET SP 1634 NW 9/4 (North-West side)

25.8.60 The Manor House

GV II*

Immediately south of the Church. Site of the mediaeval summer palace of the Bishops of Worcester. Rebuilt before 1539 and remodelled in C18. Irregular, 2 storeys and attics; built in coursed rubble with stone tile roofs; coped verges; numerous chimneys. 3:1:2:1:2 windows - central 2 windows flanked by gabled projections, 2 windows deep. Mostly glazing bar sash windows, right hand gable with mullioned windows. Tudor arch doorway with carved spandrels in link section between gables; another to right of right hand gable, 6 panelled in a cast-iron porch.

Stair in left hand gable, turned ballusters and moulded handrail of late C17 type.

Listing NGR: SP1648034896

Legacy

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

Legacy System number:
126829
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.

End of official listing

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