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Manor House Farmhouse

A Grade II* Listed Building in Woodford, Northamptonshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 52.3811 / 52°22'51"N

Longitude: -0.5812 / 0°34'52"W

OS Eastings: 496667

OS Northings: 276838

OS Grid: SP966768

Mapcode National: GBR DXL.PVZ

Mapcode Global: VHFP0.WF30

Entry Name: Manor House Farmhouse

Listing Date: 23 May 1967

Last Amended: 17 June 1987

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1225978

English Heritage Legacy ID: 423042

Location: Woodford, East Northamptonshire, Northamptonshire, NN14

County: Northamptonshire

District: East Northamptonshire

Civil Parish: Woodford

Built-Up Area: Woodford

Traditional County: Northamptonshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Northamptonshire

Church of England Parish: Woodford St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Peterborough

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Listing Text

SP9676
13/151
23/05/67


WOODFORD
ADDINGTON ROAD
(West side)
Manor House Farmhouse


(Formerly listed as Manor House Farmhouse (formerly the
Manor House)


GV II*


Manor house, now farmhouse. Early C17. Squared coursed limestone with
Collyweston slate and pantile roofs. Originally Hall plan, now U-shape. 2
storeys. Main front of 4-window range, end bays break forward as gabled wings.
Centre 2-window range of 2-light stone mullion windows with ovolo mouldings to
ground floor and similar 3-light windows to first floor with gablets above.
Gable ends of wings have similar 3-light stone mullion windows with transoms.
Central door has moulded wood surround. Ashlar gable parapets and finials and
ashlar stacks with moulded cornices at ridge. Rear elevation has central plank
door and stone mullion windows to ground floor and casements with glazing bars,
under wood lintels, to first floor. Interior: entrance hall has C18 style
staircase with turned balusters. Room to right of entrance has C17 fireplace
with 4-centred head set in a large open fireplace with bressumer. Fragments of
C17 panelling in this room. Rooms in wings have moulded spine beams. The centre
range was probably an open hall and has bases of arched-brace trusses in first
floor rooms. Ground floor rooms to centre have chamfered beams, probably
inserted when hall was subdivided.


Listing NGR: SP9666376821

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

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