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The Manor House, Forecourt Wall, Gatepiers and Gate

A Grade II Listed Building in Stratton-on-the-Fosse, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.255 / 51°15'17"N

Longitude: -2.4901 / 2°29'24"W

OS Eastings: 365893

OS Northings: 150760

OS Grid: ST658507

Mapcode National: GBR MW.16XJ

Mapcode Global: VH89N.SQF9

Entry Name: The Manor House, Forecourt Wall, Gatepiers and Gate

Listing Date: 2 June 1961

Last Amended: 25 June 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1058674

English Heritage Legacy ID: 267997

Location: Stratton on the Fosse, Mendip, Somerset, BA3

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Stratton on the Fosse

Built-Up Area: Stratton-on-the-Fosse

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

13/185 The Manor House, forecourt wall,
gatepiers and gate
(previously listed as The Old
Manor House)

Manor house, now part of Downside Abbey estate. C17; C18 and C20 alteration. Coursed rubble, flush dressed quoins,
moulded stone eaves cornice, coped verges, pantile roof, rubble stacks with caps. Two storeys and attic, 5 bays, 2 and
3-light moulded stone-mullioned window to first floor, stopped labels; sash windows with glazing bars in moulded
architraves to ground floor. Similar architrave surrounds central door opening, renewed late C20, triangular pediment
on brackets, C20 panelled door. Single bay outshut of lower height to left. Rubble forecourt wall with a dressed stone
coping, central polygonal ashlar gate piers, wrought-iron gate.

Listing NGR: ST6588850758

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

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