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The Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Blockley, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 52.0123 / 52°0'44"N

Longitude: -1.7613 / 1°45'40"W

OS Eastings: 416480

OS Northings: 234896

OS Grid: SP164348

Mapcode National: GBR 4NV.ZF2

Mapcode Global: VHB19.FP78

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 25 August 1960

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1153475

English Heritage Legacy ID: 126829

Location: Blockley, Cotswold, Gloucestershire, GL56

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cotswold

Civil Parish: Blockley

Built-Up Area: Blockley

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Blockley St Peter and St Paul

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text

SP 1634 NW 9/4 (North-West side)

25.8.60 The Manor House


Immediately south of the Church. Site of the mediaeval summer palace of the Bishops
of Worcester. Rebuilt before 1539 and remodelled in C18. Irregular, 2 storeys and
attics; built in coursed rubble with stone tile roofs; coped verges; numerous
chimneys. 3:1:2:1:2 windows - central 2 windows flanked by gabled projections,
2 windows deep. Mostly glazing bar sash windows, right hand gable with mullioned
windows. Tudor arch doorway with carved spandrels in link section between gables;
another to right of right hand gable, 6 panelled in a cast-iron porch.

Stair in left hand gable, turned ballusters and moulded handrail of late C17 type.

Listing NGR: SP1648034896

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

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