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Latitude: 50.7284 / 50°43'42"N
Longitude: -2.3109 / 2°18'39"W
OS Eastings: 378150
OS Northings: 92135
OS Grid: SY781921
Mapcode National: GBR 0ZH.BJR
Mapcode Global: FRA 6715.3HG
Entry Name: Clyffe House East clyffe Manor House
Listing Date: 26 January 1956
Last Amended: 10 March 1987
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1303596
English Heritage Legacy ID: 106351
Location: Tincleton, Dorset, Dorset, DT2
District: West Dorset
Civil Parish: Tincleton
Traditional County: Dorset
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Dorset
Church of England Parish: Tincleton St John the Evangelist
Church of England Diocese: Salisbury
SY 79 SE CLYFFE HOUSE
9/162 Clyffe Manor House,
and Nos. 1, 2 and 3
26.1.56 Clyffe House East
(formerly listed as
Country house, converted to one house and 3 flats. Built 1842, architect
Benjamin Ferrey. Brick walls with some diaper patterning in burnt headers,
and stone dressings. Stone slate roof with parapets and coped gables.
Brick stacks set symmetrically, with star-shaped shafts with oversailing
caps. H-plan. 2 storeys and attic. Main north front has central
2-storeyed porch with projecting gabled wings each end. Semi octagonal
blocks in the inner angles. In porch, a moulded 4-centred arched door
opening. On first floor a canted oriel with solid hipped crested cap,
moulded cill, and stone mullioned and transomed windows with arched lights.
Wing at left end has C20 round arched doorway. Ground and first floors each
have a 4-light stone mullioned and transomed window with ornamental cast
iron glazing - that on first floor with hoodmould. Attic has 2-light stone
mullioned window with hoodmould. Wing at right end similar, but no ground
floor window. In the semi-octagonal blocks, ground and first floors each
have a 2-light mullioned and transomed window with ornamental cast iron
glazing. Similar windows in sections between these blocks and the porch,
but first floor windows have lost their glazing. Attic has 2 gabled
dormers, with mullioned windows. Internally, in Clyffe Manor House, main
entrance hall has contemporary oak panelling, panelled ceiling with moulded
ribs, 4-centred arched panelled doors, 4-centred arched fireplace surround,
and transverse arches. Closed string stair with twisted and turned
balusters and moulded handrail. Other contemporary ceilings, and
fireplaces. In recess off stair hall some re-used C17 carved panelling. In
Clyffe House East, main ground floor rooms have contemporary panelling and
ceilings. Under conversion at time of survey (April 1986). (RCHM
Monument 2 Dorset Vol III)
Listing NGR: SY7815092135
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