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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
Entry Name: Throope Manor
Listing Date: 23 March 1960
Last Amended: 17 December 1986
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1183069
English Heritage Legacy ID: 320629
Location: Bishopstone, Wiltshire, SP5
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
SU 02 NE BISHOPSTONE BISHOPSTONE VILLAGE
(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
This text is from the original listing, and may not necessarily reflect the current setting of the building.
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