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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Horningsham, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.1718 / 51°10'18"N

Longitude: -2.2567 / 2°15'24"W

OS Eastings: 382146

OS Northings: 141428

OS Grid: ST821414

Mapcode National: GBR 1VH.D96

Mapcode Global: VH97M.TTT2

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 11 September 1968

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1036384

English Heritage Legacy ID: 313342

Location: Horningsham, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Horningsham

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: The Deverills and Horningsham

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

ST 84 SW
(east side)
2/121 Manor House


House in own grounds. Late C16, altered late C18. Rubblestone,
Welsh slate to front pitch of roof, tiles to rear, brick and ashlar
stacks. 'L'-plan. Two storey, 5-windowed; sashes. Central 6-
panelled door recessed in chamfered rusticated surround, two 12-
pane sashes either side. First floor has five 12-pane sashes,
moulded string course over. Right return has 2-light casement and
recessed chamfered light to attic. Left return has C20 casement,
3-light mullioned and transomed casement with hoodmould and C19
door in C20 porch to left, first floor has two 3-light hollow-
chamfered mullioned and transomed casements with hoodmould, attic
has 2-light hollow-chamfered mullioned casement. Rear has patio
doors to left and two 12-pane sashes to right, first floor has one
sash, attic has one 2-light hollow chamfered mullioned casement,
rear wing has one 2-light recessed chamfered mullioned casement to
ground floor.
Interior has doors with six fielded panels to ground floor, doors
with two raised panels to first floor, in moulded architraves.
Ground floor west room has fine late C16 moulded Tudor-arched stone
fireplace with Tuscan columns to overmantel with heraldic arms,
strapwork decoration and guilloche frieze, armoured figures and
ball finials to top., First floor fireplace over latter has square
ovolo-moulded surround with fluted Doric columns to scrolled frieze
and dentilled cornice, overmantel with Ionic columns and heraldic
shield with strapwork. Fireplaces said to come from Woodhouse
Castle, in Horningsham, demolished.

Listing NGR: ST8214441425

This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.

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