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Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Buckden, North Yorkshire

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Latitude: 54.1911 / 54°11'28"N

Longitude: -2.0919 / 2°5'30"W

OS Eastings: 394102

OS Northings: 477268

OS Grid: SD941772

Mapcode National: GBR FMTZ.XB

Mapcode Global: WHB61.VX1C

Plus Code: 9C6V5WR5+F7

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 10 September 1954

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1167240

English Heritage Legacy ID: 324623

Location: Buckden, Craven, North Yorkshire, BD23

County: North Yorkshire

Civil Parish: Buckden

Traditional County: Yorkshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): North Yorkshire

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Listing Text

(south side)

6/36 Manor House


- II

House. Dated 1691 and 1723, possibly-for the Symondson family. Coursed
limestone rubble, graduated stone slate roof. 2 storeys, 2 bays. Quoins.
Central glazed 6-panel door in chamfered surround, arched date plaque over
with raised lettering; " S " . A flat stone hood on brackets above.
Recessed chamfered mullion windows of 4 lights to ground and first floor,
those to ground floor having king mullions and hood moulds. Shaped
kneelers, gable copings, end corniced stacks. Rear: a central inserted
doorway; the original blocked doorway, now a window, is to the right, the
lintel with raised letters " I M 1691". Recessed chamfered windows, the
stair window left of centre has a mullion and transom. Interior: a large
segmental-arched fireplace to ground floor, left, the arch composed of a
keystone and 2 flanking stones incised as voussoirs; the jambs are carved
with 2 fielded panels and the oven on right side now opens into the rear
kitchen. The house was built as a direct-entry plan,the living room having
an inserted partition creating a narrow entrance passage, probably early in
the C19. The house may have been built by a member of the Symondson family
who were prominent in,the area in the C17, but the present owners have
family links with the Tennants.

Listing NGR: SD9410277268

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

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