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The Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Great Eversden, Cambridgeshire

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Latitude: 52.1654 / 52°9'55"N

Longitude: -0.0132 / 0°0'47"W

OS Eastings: 535983

OS Northings: 253761

OS Grid: TL359537

Mapcode National: GBR K6C.9GC

Mapcode Global: VHGMR.QTCW

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 22 November 1967

Last Amended: 18 October 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1127584

English Heritage Legacy ID: 52147

Location: Great Eversden, South Cambridgeshire, Cambridgeshire, CB23

County: Cambridgeshire

District: South Cambridgeshire

Civil Parish: Great Eversden

Traditional County: Cambridgeshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cambridgeshire

Church of England Parish: Great Eversden St Mary

Church of England Diocese: Ely

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Listing Text

(West side)
The Manor House
22.11.67 (formerly Listed as
Manor Farmhouse)


Manor House. C1600 extended in C18. Timber framed, plaster rendered. Tiled
roofs with two ridge stacks, one shafted. H-plan with a parallel range of
C17 outbuildings at the rear linked to the main range in C18. Two storeys.
Central block has a low parapet and a modillion cornice returned to the wings
2 : 3 : 2 window range of double hung sashes with single central vertical
glazing bar. Central doorway with shouldered doorcase. Rear range also
timber framed, rendered and tiled.-C18 stair house framed and rendered.
Palladian window in west wall. Interior: C18 details including a paved hall
with black setts at the corners and a stair house linking the front and rear
ranges. The open-string staircase is approached through a screen in an
elliptical arch with panelled pilasters and raised keyblock. The staircase
is in three flights with moulded and swept rail and column-on-vase balusters
with scrolled tread ends and curtail. There is a raised and fielded panelled
dado. The ceiling of the stair hall has C18 plasterwork consisting of a
cornice with egg and dart moulding, a circular main panel with acanthus
leaves, radiating from a lamp hook. Other C18 details in the house include
fielded panelling in a ground floor room, a Palladian window in the west
front and two fireplaces in the north end rooms with moulded surrounds,
panelled overmantels with cornices. On a moated site.

R.C.H.M.: West Cambs. Mon. (11)

Listing NGR: TL3598353761

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

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