History in Structure

This site is entirely user-supported. See how you can help.

Manor Farmhouse

A Grade II Listed Building in West Knoyle, Wiltshire

We don't have any photos of this building yet. Why don't you be the first to send us one?

Upload Photo »

Approximate Location Map
Large Map »


Latitude: 51.0933 / 51°5'35"N

Longitude: -2.2009 / 2°12'3"W

OS Eastings: 386029

OS Northings: 132684

OS Grid: ST860326

Mapcode National: GBR 1WJ.8F4

Mapcode Global: FRA 6687.BF4

Entry Name: Manor Farmhouse

Listing Date: 9 September 1987

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1318477

English Heritage Legacy ID: 321284

Location: West Knoyle, Wiltshire, BA12

County: Wiltshire

Civil Parish: West Knoyle

Traditional County: Wiltshire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Wiltshire

Church of England Parish: West Knoyle St Mary the Virgin

Church of England Diocese: Salisbury

Find accommodation in
East Knoyle

Listing Text

ST 83 SE
(west side)
8/178 Manor Farmhouse

Farmhouse. C16, altered late C17 and C19. Coursed rubble stone,
asbestos slate roof, brick stacks. T-plan. Two-storey, 3-window
east front. Door with 6 fielded panels in Tudor-arched doorway
with carved spandrels and flat wooden hood, square bay with 3-light
recessed chamfered mullioned casement to left, 3-light leaded
casement and planked door to right. First floor has two 3-light
casements. Attached to right is early C19 barn and stable with
double doors and top-opening casements, reset late Medieval
datestone. Wing to left has 2-light and 3-light casements, blocked
segmental cellar window, south side of wing has 4-panelled door in
cast-iron tent porch. Front to left has 3-light casements. Rear
has C19 canted bay with 4-pane sashes and 2-light casement to
right, blocked Tudor-arched doorway, 3-light recessed chamfered
mullioned casement and C20 glazed porch to left, first floor has
three 3-light leaded or wooden casements, 4-light and single-
lights. Left return has datestone with deeply carved lettering and
date 1555.
Interior has mainly C17 fittings; recessed moulded panelling to
stairs, moulded plank and muntin partition encasing cellar stairs
in wing, cupboards with butterfly hinges below stairs and beside
partly blocked open fireplace in south room. Joinery includes
doors with 2 or 6 fielded panels. The datestones and other
fittings may have been reset here from the Manor House of the
Willoughby family, formerly in field to north of church and
demolished 1745.
(M.W. Mitchell, West Knoyle, 1978)

Listing NGR: ST8602932684

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

Selected Sources

Source links go to a search for the specified title at Amazon. Availability of the title is dependent on current publication status. You may also want to check AbeBooks, particularly for older titles.

Other nearby listed buildings

BritishListedBuildings.co.uk is an independent online resource and is not associated with any government department. All government data published here is used under licence. Please do not contact BritishListedBuildings.co.uk for any queries related to any individual listed building, planning permission related to listed buildings or the listing process itself.

British Listed Buildings is a Good Stuff website.