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Manor House

A Grade II* Listed Building in Shilton, Oxfordshire

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.774 / 51°46'26"N

Longitude: -1.6167 / 1°37'0"W

OS Eastings: 426543

OS Northings: 208441

OS Grid: SP265084

Mapcode National: GBR 5T9.L44

Mapcode Global: VHBZZ.XNPX

Entry Name: Manor House

Listing Date: 12 September 1955

Last Amended: 1 March 1990

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266168

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422324

Location: Shilton, West Oxfordshire, Oxfordshire, OX18

County: Oxfordshire

District: West Oxfordshire

Civil Parish: Shilton

Built-Up Area: Shilton

Traditional County: Oxfordshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Oxfordshire

Church of England Parish: Shilton

Church of England Diocese: Oxford

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Listing Text

SHILTON
SP20NE Manor House
4/273 (previously listed as
12.9.55 Shilton House).

GV II*


Manor House. Dated F K K (Knapp family).
1678

Coursed rubble, ashlar quoins and dressings, Cotswold stone roof. Late
example of traditional gabled C17 style. 2 storeys and attic; continuous
string over ground and first floor from which hang the drip returns
framing the windows. 2:1:2 bays; cross mullion windows with edge chamfers
(mullions only to attic and to ground-floor left-hand windows).
Projecting gabled tower porch and 2 attic gables with ball finials to
coped verges. Ashlar end chimneys. Central mid-cl9 doorway. Interior:
well stair with short landing flights, heavy turned balusters, ball-
finials, made hand-rail. Three Tudor-arch fireplaces, a good one on 1st
floor to west. Gabled stair-turret centre rear plus two dormer gables.
Victorian service wing with some matching details to North and angled bay
on ground floor.


Listing NGR: SP2654308441

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

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