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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Otley, Leeds

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Coordinates

Latitude: 53.9069 / 53°54'24"N

Longitude: -1.6949 / 1°41'41"W

OS Eastings: 420143

OS Northings: 445675

OS Grid: SE201456

Mapcode National: GBR JRL8.V7

Mapcode Global: WHC8X.Y228

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 30 July 1951

Last Amended: 8 July 1974

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1135260

English Heritage Legacy ID: 341404

Location: Otley, Leeds, LS21

County: Leeds

Civil Parish: Otley

Built-Up Area: Otley

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): West Yorkshire

Church of England Parish: Otley All Saints

Church of England Diocese: Leeds

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Listing Text

Clapgate
1.
1480
(North Side)

Manor House
(also known as Clitherow
House)
SE 2045 1/20 30.7.51.
II GV

2.
Said to be 1792, and possibly by John Carr of York. In the vicinity
of the mediaeval house of the Archbishops of York. Ashlar stone front,
blue slated. The main and original part is of three stories but the upper
one has been added above the former moulded eaves cornice and plain parapet.
Plain string courses include the window cills of ground floor and first
floor storeys. Glazing bars to top floor only. At each side of this
central block a wing of two storeys has been added later, each one terminating
with a niche surmounted by a stone vase. Later the Eastern wing has been
removed. North side of the house has Diocletian and Venetian windows
and a modern bow. Front has glazed porch with columns. Interior:-
good principal rooms with original features such as as fireplaces, doors,
plasterwork and panelling. Attractive stair rail. In poor condition
at time of survey. Excavations in grounds show apsidal chapel of C12
and buildings of Cl4


Manor House, outbuildings and walls form a group.


Listing NGR: SE2014345675

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

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