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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Semington, Wiltshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.3453 / 51°20'42"N

Longitude: -2.1478 / 2°8'51"W

OS Eastings: 389804

OS Northings: 160696

OS Grid: ST898606

Mapcode National: GBR 1SH.PS7

Mapcode Global: VH96X.QGF2

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 13 November 1962

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1252382

English Heritage Legacy ID: 435211

Location: Semington, Wiltshire, BA14

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: Semington

Built-Up Area: Semington

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: Semington

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

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Listing Text

SEMINGTON HIGH STREET
ST 86 SE
(west side)
4/198 The Manor House
13.11.62
GV II

Detached house. Datestone inscribed 1698. Coursed rubble stone,
stone slate roof with coped verges and gable end brick stacks. L-
plan. Two-storey, 6-window. Gabled stone porch to left of centre,
with moulded square-headed doorway, saddleback coped verge, inner
planked door, two 2-light recessed cyma-mullioned casements to
left, two to right and 28-pane fixed shop window. String course to
first floor; six 2-light mullioned casements, cavetto-moulded
stone eaves cornice. Left return has single-storey rubble stone
extension. Rear gabled wing to left and first floor of main range
have 2-light casements, lean-to to rear of right part has 3-light
casement.
Interior: Drawing room to right of entrance has good bolection-
moulded stone fireplace surround with fielded stone panels to
curved fire back, chamfered beam and cupboards with fielded
panelled doors. Entrance hall has full panelling, moulded ceiling
beams, closed string stairs with twisted balusters, wide moulded
handrail and square newels against rear wall, parts may be reset.
Former kitchen in room to left has open fireplace with chamfered
lintel on stone jambs.


Listing NGR: ST8979860698

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

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