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The Manor House

A Grade II Listed Building in Martock, Somerset

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Latitude: 50.97 / 50°58'12"N

Longitude: -2.7666 / 2°45'59"W

OS Eastings: 346266

OS Northings: 119238

OS Grid: ST462192

Mapcode National: GBR MH.M2XG

Mapcode Global: FRA 563K.00B

Plus Code: 9C2VX6CM+29

Entry Name: The Manor House

Listing Date: 19 April 1961

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1266190

English Heritage Legacy ID: 422276

Location: Martock, South Somerset, Somerset, TA12

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Martock

Built-Up Area: Martock

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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The Manor House, Church Street.


The Manor House, Church Street.


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Detached manor house. 1679, but largely reconstructed 1879 after a fire. Ham stone ashlar; plain clay tile roofs
between coped gables; stone chimney sticks. 'L'-plan: 2 storeys with attics; 4 bays, of which bay 1 is a plain gabled
projection. Plinth, continuous ground floor label string, stepped, and eaves moulding; ovolo-mould mullioned windows
with square labels at upper levels, 4-light to ground floor, 3-light to first and 2-light to attic gables of bays 2 and
3, which have obelisk finials to their gable copings; bay 4 has 2-lights below and a single-light above, the latter
without label; between hays 2 and 3 projecting timber and glazed porch with lead flat roof; rectangular leaded panes to
all windows, including porch: return elevation of bay 1 to match: but with parapeted flat-roofed C19 bay window of
1+4+l lights to ground floor; to dormer gable of this return a sundial with triangular gnomon, and to dormer gable of
bay 2 a 1679 date plaque. Interior not seen. (VCH, Vol III, 1974).

Listing NGR: ST4626619238

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