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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Polebrook, Northamptonshire

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Latitude: 52.4712 / 52°28'16"N

Longitude: -0.4235 / 0°25'24"W

OS Eastings: 507183

OS Northings: 287090

OS Grid: TL071870

Mapcode National: GBR FY5.1R9

Mapcode Global: VHFNQ.L4ZW

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1040237

English Heritage Legacy ID: 232672

Location: Polebrook, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, PE8

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Polebrook

Built-Up Area: Polebrook

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Polebrook All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text


(South side)
Manor House


Manor house. C17 and C18 with late C19/early C20 alterations. Squared coursed
limestone with Collyweston slate roof. Originally probably 2-unit plan. 2
storeys. 3-window range with one 4-light stone mullion window, with king
mullions, to far left. Other windows are casements, under wood lintels, some
with leaded light. Ashlar gable parapets and central lateral brick stack. 2 bays
to left, are probably the original house, with one-window range of casements
under wood lintels. Central, leaded, fire window. Plank door, under stone
lintels to far right. Ashlar gable parapets and brick stack at ridge. Right
gable has 4-light stone mullion window to first floor. Late C19/early C20
doorway below. Left gable end has 3-light stone mullion window to ground floor.
Rear elevation is similar with one 3- and one 4-light stone mullion window, also
some leaded casements. Bay to right breaks forward slightly. Interior: kitchen,
to left of entrance, has large open fireplace with bressumer. A first floor
fireplace is noted has having a moulded stone shelf. Some original roof
structure also said to survive. Part used as a garden room for Polebrook Hall
(q.v.) late C19/early C20.
(RCHM: An Inventory of Architectural Monuments in North Northamptonshire: p137)

Listing NGR: TL0718387090

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