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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: 1262680



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

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

District Type: District Authority

Parish: Lympsham

National Park: Not applicable to this List entry.

Grade: II*

Date first listed: 09-Feb-1961

Date of most recent amendment: 31-May-1985

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Legacy System: LBS

UID: 434398

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5/81 Manor House (Previously listed as The Manor)



Manor house, a rectory in the C19. Probably aid C18, rebuilt c1813 for Rev JA Stephenson. Ashlar and some roughcast, slate roof, coped verges, embattled and pierced parapets, ashlar stacks set singly and in groups of 2 and 3. Gothick, very irregular frontage. Two storeys; 4:1:1:1 bays, 3,4 and 5-light stone aullioned windows, each light with a foiled head, stopped labels; fourth bay in an elaborate canted bay window, shafted with pinnacles, leaded lights to ground floor, traceried sash windows to first floor; further single storey canted bay to left, casements with glazing barsi small octagonal turret to right corner of frontage with pinnacles. Buttressed porch with shafts, cusped ogee-headed door opening, half-glazed door with quatrefoil panels. Conservatory to left in conforming style, pierced parapet with pinnacles, large window openings with cusped heads. Interior with co-eval staircase. (Hopkins, Lymplesham, 1983).

Listing NGR: ST3344954220

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Hopkins, , Lymplesham, (1983)

National Grid Reference: ST 33449 54220


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