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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Crediton, Devon

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Latitude: 50.7915 / 50°47'29"N

Longitude: -3.657 / 3°39'25"W

OS Eastings: 283305

OS Northings: 100412

OS Grid: SS833004

Mapcode National: GBR L8.ZKCC

Mapcode Global: FRA 3770.13P

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 11 October 1972

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1197088

English Heritage Legacy ID: 387089

Location: Crediton, Mid Devon, Devon, EX17

County: Devon

District: Mid Devon

Civil Parish: Crediton

Built-Up Area: Crediton

Traditional County: Devon

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Devon

Church of England Parish: Crediton

Church of England Diocese: Exeter

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Listing Text


672-1/5/141 (North side)
11/10/72 Nos.1-4 (Consecutive)
The Manor House


Large house divided into 4. Probably 1820s but incorporating
parts or material from the pre 1743 Manor House that stood on
this site. Stuccoed; slate roof; end stacks with brick shafts.
Plan: Overall U-plan.
Exterior: 2 storeys. Symmetrical 5-bay front. Deep eaves on
paired brackets with a reeded frieze below and an order of
paterae below the frieze. Central Tuscan porch with moulded
bases and capitals and pilasters to the rear. Recessed 6-panel
front door with a reeded doorcase. 4 ground floor and 4 first
floor original 8/12-pane sashes with some old glass.
Secondary, circa 1840s single storey brick lean-to addition
porch to the right with a Tudor arched doorway and 4-panel
door (No 4). The rear elevation includes sash windows to the
main block. The rear left wing has a good late C17 moulded
doorframe and C18 windows with square leaded panes on the
elevation facing into the courtyard, which is paved with
pitched stones.
Interior: Not inspected on survey but noted as having grand
open well stair with stick balusters.
A building called the Manor House is shown on this site on the
plan of Crediton in 1743, the year of the great fire.

Listing NGR: SS8330500412

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