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Ditcheat House or Ditcheat Manor

A Grade II* Listed Building in Ditcheat, Somerset

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Coordinates

Latitude: 51.1254 / 51°7'31"N

Longitude: -2.5362 / 2°32'10"W

OS Eastings: 362573

OS Northings: 136370

OS Grid: ST625363

Mapcode National: GBR MT.978Q

Mapcode Global: VH8B7.0Z25

Plus Code: 9C3V4FG7+5G

Entry Name: Ditcheat House or Ditcheat Manor

Listing Date: 2 June 1961

Grade: II*

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1275484

English Heritage Legacy ID: 268297

Location: Ditcheat, Mendip, Somerset, BA4

County: Somerset

Civil Parish: Ditcheat

Built-Up Area: Ditcheat

Traditional County: Somerset

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Somerset

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Listing Text

DITCHEAT CP
ST6232 DITCHEAT VILLAGE
16/93 Ditcheat House, or Ditcheat Manor
(formerly listed as The Manor
House)
2.6.61
GV II*

Manor house now divided into flats. Early C17, some C18 and C19 alteration, further C20 work. Coursed and squared
rubble, some ashlar, coped verges, tile roofs, brick stacks. Two storeys and attic, 5:1:4 bays, all 2-light
stone-mullioned winnows, ovolo-moulded, iron casements, square-paned lead lights, continuous weathered strings which
are raised over window heads, gabled attic dormer to each side, again 2-light stone-mullioned windows, labels; good
large pierced finials. Projecting 2-storeyed gabled porch, window to first floor, label, finial; freestone doorcase,
semi-circular head, key and imposts, square frame, carved spandrels, studded inner floor. Irregular rear elevation,
similar windows, 5 large gables, moulded copings and stall ball finials. Interior with panelled solar on first floor;
ground floor with C17 chimneypiece with carving and painted overmantel; further features including some ornamental
plasterwork, doors and fireplaces. Good staircase with carved baluster panels, square newels, pendants off hall to the
rear. (Photograph in NMR).


Listing NGR: ST6257336370

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