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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Beckford, Worcestershire

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Latitude: 52.0178 / 52°1'4"N

Longitude: -2.0369 / 2°2'12"W

OS Eastings: 397561

OS Northings: 235487

OS Grid: SO975354

Mapcode National: GBR 2KV.FTM

Mapcode Global: VHB14.NK00

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 30 July 1959

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1081632

English Heritage Legacy ID: 148487

Location: Beckford, Wychavon, Worcestershire, GL20

County: Worcestershire

District: Wychavon

Civil Parish: Beckford

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Worcestershire

Church of England Parish: Overbury with Teddington, Alstone and Little Washbourne with Beckford and Ashton-under-Hill

Church of England Diocese: Worcester

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Listing Text

SO 9635 - 9735
The Manor House
13/35 12/8
- II

House, now divided into five dwellings. Early C17, altered and extended
mid-C19, c1900, c1930 and late C20. Coursed and dressed limestone rubble
with ashlar dressings. Stone tiled roof laid in diminishing courses with
large rear chimney and star-shaped brick shaft, also south end stack with
three square ashlar shafts. Two storeys and attic with dormers. Four
bays; chamfered mullioned windows with leaded casements and hoodmoulds to
window of two main storeys. There are three 4-light windows on the ground
floor, two of which have central king mullions, and four 3-light windows on
the first floor. Above are four gabled-dormers with parapets, gabled finials
and 2-light windows with dripstones. Main entrance to right of the northern
bay has a C20 gabled rubble porch with a square-headed archway and 4-light
windows in the side elevations. The doorway has a 4-centred arched head,
a hoodmould, and a C17 studded door with strap hinges. There is a c1930
addition to the rear of the north end elevation and a large two-storey seven-
bay wing to the rear of the southern two bays of C19 date with later additions.
Interior: the northern bay of the original part retains its C17 panelling and
large fireplace; also there is a through-passage, the doorway opposing the
main entrance door being similarly detailed with a 4-centred arched head and
also having relief decoration in the spandrels.

Listing NGR: SO9756135487

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

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