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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Wadebridge, Cornwall

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Coordinates

Latitude: 50.5182 / 50°31'5"N

Longitude: -4.8341 / 4°50'2"W

OS Eastings: 199186

OS Northings: 72544

OS Grid: SW991725

Mapcode National: GBR ZT.9KHN

Mapcode Global: FRA 07RP.JK5

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 4 November 1988

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1142970

English Heritage Legacy ID: 67868

Location: Wadebridge, Cornwall, PL27

County: Cornwall

Civil Parish: Wadebridge

Built-Up Area: Wadebridge

Traditional County: Cornwall

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Cornwall

Church of England Parish: St Breoke

Church of England Diocese: Truro

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Listing Text

WADEBRIDGE GONVENA HILL, Wadebridge
SW 9872-9972
9/241 The Manor House

GV II


House converted into offices. Circa mid C18. Stuccoed, rendered and painted stone
rubble. Rag slate roof with hipped ends. Brick end stacks. Lower 2-storey range to
rear with slate roof with gable ends and brick end stack.
Plan: Overall 'L' shaped plan. Central entrance; wide entrance hall with stair in
shallow projection to rear of hall, smpll reception room on left and larger reception
room on right, both rooms heated by end stacks. Kitchen in wing to rear of left hand
room and further service range beyond on rear in circa later C18 extension, heated by
an end stack. In the mid C20 the right hand room was used as the magistrates courts.
Exterior: 2-storeys and attic. Symmetrical 5-window front with flat banded string
course above ground floor. Central entrance with pediment supported on consol
brackets, circa late C18 panelled door and fanlight above. 2 12-pane sashes to right
and left of entrance, the second sash with mid C18 thick glazing bars and the other
sashes probably C19. Five 12-pane sashes on first floor, the second window from left
probably early C20 and the others probably mid C18 with thick glazing bars. Two full
hipped dormers to attic with C19 2-light casements.
Interior: Entrance hall with probably C19 moulded cornice. Mid C18 chinoiserie open
well stair with moulded and ramped rail, lit by mid C18 sash on rear elevation.
Right hand room with mid C18 moulded cornice and china cupboards, the chimney-piece
probably C19. A partition has been inserted across the right hand room to form two
rooms. First floor not accessible.


Listing NGR: SW9918672544

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