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Hassage Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in Norton St Philip, Somerset

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Latitude: 51.3002 / 51°18'0"N

Longitude: -2.3568 / 2°21'24"W

OS Eastings: 375222

OS Northings: 155733

OS Grid: ST752557

Mapcode National: GBR 0RG.JYT

Mapcode Global: VH970.3LF4

Entry Name: Hassage Manor

Listing Date: 1 February 1956

Last Amended: 19 October 1983

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1115353

English Heritage Legacy ID: 32408

Location: Norton St. Philip, Mendip, Somerset, BA3

County: Somerset

District: Mendip

Civil Parish: Norton St Philip

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text


5/62 Hassage Manor
1.2.56 (formerly listed as Hassage

G.V. II*

House. Mid C17th west wing, south porch and east wing date "1677" in gable of
porch; restored 1982/83. South elevation. West (left) wing. Rubble;
slate roof with coped raised verge. 1 storey and attic in steep stone gable.
1 window: 3- and 4-light modern casements. Central porch: 2 storeys; gable;
4-centred arch headed doorcase under hood mould; keyed oval window on first
floor under drip mould; date in panel above; small keyed oval window to side;
inned studded plank door in moulded architrave. East (right) wing. Coursed
squared rubble; concrete tiled hipped roof. 2 storeys and attics in hipped
dormers. 2 cross windows with ogee and ovolo mouldings, under continuous
string course on ground floor; keyed oval windows in dormers. North elevation.
Both west and east wing project so that the north porch tower is recessed.
East wing: 2 storeys, attic and basement; 6-pane glazing bar sash windows.
West wing: 2 storeys and attic; two 2-light casement windows on ground floor;
wood casement with ovolo moulded mullion and cross window to right; 3-light
casement on first floor; 2-light casement in gable. North porch tower:
3 storeys; gabled; 6 panel door with fluted pilasters and blocked side-lights
with keyed arch heads, voussoirs to lintel, flat stone hood on carved consoles;
4-light cross window above with ogee moulded mullion and surrounds; keyed oval
window under drip mould in gable. Library (north-east room): large carved
fireplace with Ionic pilasters and decorative frieze, partially blocked and inset
with early C18th fireplace. Drawing Room (south-east): recently uncovered
moulded frame ceiling (ogee/ovolo moulding); stone fireplace with lugged
architrave and pulvinated frieze. Staircase: oak mid - late C17th staircase
with pierced, carved flat balusters, pendants and finials. 3 inner studded
plank doors; strap hinges with fleur de lys ends. South-west bedroom has
C17th panelled cupboard with decorative frieze; bolection moulded fireplace.
Country Life, 23.11.1929.

Listing NGR: ST7522255733

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