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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Modbury, Devon

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Latitude: 50.3501 / 50°21'0"N

Longitude: -3.8896 / 3°53'22"W

OS Eastings: 265660

OS Northings: 51731

OS Grid: SX656517

Mapcode National: GBR Q9.7GLV

Mapcode Global: FRA 28R3.LJ0

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 25 January 1990

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1108073

English Heritage Legacy ID: 99748

Location: Modbury, South Hams, Devon, PL21

County: Devon

District: South Hams

Civil Parish: Modbury

Built-Up Area: Modbury

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Modbury St George

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text

SX 6451-6551
(east side)
Manor House


House, now in two parts, with Manor Cottage (qv) attached right. Possibly C16
and C17, much modified in C18 and C19. Rendered, slate roofs, some asbestos
cement slate on back gabled wing, and one slate hung gable. This may have been
a hall house, with 2-storey porch, but is now much changed and the plan
indecipherable. Manor House also in two builds, to right is lower 2-storey unit
with gabled porch returning forward on the right. To left, a 16-pane porch at
each level, the upper as half-dormer to raking roof, to right, the porch has a
16-pane sash over an arched light with radial bars, probably part of the
original door, and a small 4-pane light on the return at first floor. Left
half, also 2 storeys has small single light and 16-pane sash at each level, the
upper sash i raking half-dormer, and, to right, a C20 glazed door with hood
opposite large rendered composite stack. Return, to Back Street, has one deep-
set light, low in wall. The back has a gabled wing opposite porch, a second
lower gabled arm to left of stack, and door under swept slate roof. various
lights including sashes. Interior has moulded panel door within porch and
ribbed plank door with strap hinges at back; cast iron pump, W. WROTH 1820, and
granite trough. Tight staircase to upper floor which has part of a pank and
panel screen, some C17 panelling, and cruck-like principals.

Listing NGR: SX6566051731

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

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