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Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Lympsham, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.2832 / 51°16'59"N

Longitude: -2.9556 / 2°57'20"W

OS Eastings: 333449

OS Northings: 154220

OS Grid: ST334542

Mapcode National: GBR J7.ZH7T

Mapcode Global: VH7CY.Q0BL

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 9 February 1961

Last Amended: 31 May 1985

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1262680

English Heritage Legacy ID: 434398

Location: Lympsham, Sedgemoor, Somerset, BS24

County: Somerset

District: Sedgemoor

Civil Parish: Lympsham

Built-Up Area: Lympsham

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

Church of England Parish: Three Saints

Church of England Diocese: Bath and Wells

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Listing Text

ST35SW LYMPSHAM CP CHURCH ROAD (West side)

5/81 Manor House
(Previously listed as The Manor)

9.2.61

GV II*

Manor house, a rectory in the C19. Probably aid C18, rebuilt c1813 for Rev JA Stephenson. Ashlar and some roughcast,
slate roof, coped verges, embattled and pierced parapets, ashlar stacks set singly and in groups of 2 and 3. Gothick,
very irregular frontage. Two storeys; 4:1:1:1 bays, 3,4 and 5-light stone aullioned windows, each light with a foiled
head, stopped labels; fourth bay in an elaborate canted bay window, shafted with pinnacles, leaded lights to ground
floor, traceried sash windows to first floor; further single storey canted bay to left, casements with glazing barsi
small octagonal turret to right corner of frontage with pinnacles. Buttressed porch with shafts, cusped ogee-headed
door opening, half-glazed door with quatrefoil panels. Conservatory to left in conforming style, pierced parapet with
pinnacles, large window openings with cusped heads. Interior with co-eval staircase. (Hopkins, Lymplesham, 1983).


Listing NGR: ST3344954220

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