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Throope Manor

A Grade II Listed Building in Bishopstone, Wiltshire

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Latitude: 51.0362 / 51°2'10"N

Longitude: -1.8768 / 1°52'36"W

OS Eastings: 408736

OS Northings: 126317

OS Grid: SU087263

Mapcode National: GBR 406.SDP

Mapcode Global: FRA 66YC.YFF

Plus Code: 9C3W24PF+F7

Entry Name: Throope Manor

Listing Date: 23 March 1960

Last Amended: 17 December 1986

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1183069

English Heritage Legacy ID: 320629

Location: Bishopstone, Wiltshire, SP5

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Bishopstone

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Bishopstone and Stratford Tony St John the Baptist

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Broad Chalke


(off east side)

5/43 Throope Manor
(Formerly listed as Throope

Detached house. Mid C18, additions c1930 by Lord Essex and 1950s.
Painted header bond brick on limestone plinth, hipped tiled roof
with brick stacks, C20 additions in cavity wall brick. L-plan.
Two-storey, 5-window original front. Central 8-panelled door with
eared architrave and pediment on consoles, two 12-pane sashes
either side. First floor has five 12-pane sashes. Moulded stone
cornice to plain brick parapet, lead rainwater goods. 1930s wing
to left in similar style. Right return has C19 canted brick bay
with 12-pane and 20-pane sash to left, two sashes to right and
three 12-pane sashes to first floor. Rear C20 flat-roofed
extension with sashes, first floor retains four original sashes,
three hipped dormers to attic. Two-storey wing to right added by
Lord Essex, 1920s.
Interior has good early C18 open well stairs with three turned
balusters per tread, wreathed handrail, carved tread ends and
fielded panelled dado. Window shutters and 6-panelled doors
throughout, dado with fielded panelling to first floor. Room to
left of entrance has reset C17 wainscot panelling with strapwork
(Pre-1920s photograph in NMR)

Listing NGR: SU0873626317

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