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Latitude: 52.1945 / 52°11'40"N
Longitude: -1.595 / 1°35'42"W
OS Eastings: 427778
OS Northings: 255212
OS Grid: SP277552
Mapcode National: GBR 5N8.KJG
Mapcode Global: VHBY2.93MK
Entry Name: The Manor House
Listing Date: 20 July 1995
Source: Historic England
Source ID: 1382014
English Heritage Legacy ID: 482379
Location: Wellesbourne and Walton, Stratford-on-Avon, Warwickshire, CV35
Civil Parish: Wellesbourne and Walton
Built-Up Area: Wellesbourne
Traditional County: Warwickshire
Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Warwickshire
Church of England Parish: Wellesbourne St Peter
Church of England Diocese: Coventry
SP2655 CHESTNUT SQUARE
1901-1/12/229 (North side)
20/07/95 Wellesbourne Mountford
The Manor House
Manor house. 1857, incorporating elements of earlier house,
with 1880s rear extension. For Revd John Lucy. Brick with buff
headers; gabled tile roofs with brick end stacks and
cross-axial and end stacks to rear, all with diagonal shafts
and caps. Victorian-Tudor style. Irregular plan.
EXTERIOR: 2 storeys; asymmetrical 5-window range. 3 wide bays
break forward under gables with narrower bays between. Brick
plat bands and wide eaves and verges. Entrance to right of
centre has gabled hood and overlight to door. Windows have
sills and wood mullioned and transomed frames with decorative
glazing with elongated octagons; ground floor has central
segmental-headed window with 3-light glazing; similar,
narrower window to left with 2-light glazing; canted bay to
each end with hipped roof over 1:3:1-light glazing. First
floor has cross-mullioned windows, those to wide bays with
segmental heads and narrow glazed gable lights.
Rear gabled wing with range parallel to main range, with
small-paned cross-casements, small single-storey addition with
timber dovecote to gable and flat-roofed re-entrant block.
INTERIOR: ground floor has some chamfered beams; large C19
fireplace to right end has Tudor arch and cornice; stone
HISTORY: the original house was the property of the Venour
family 1560-1857 and was then brought and rebuilt by the Revd
John Lucy of Charlecote and Hampton Lucy.
(Bolton, EMR & Bolton, PM: A Wellesbourne Guide: Wellesbourne
Mountford: Wellesbourne: 1989-: 20-21).
Listing NGR: SP2777855212
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